Here you can find all of the latest news about the No More Faith Schools campaign.

Academic ‘advantages’ of Christian faith schools almost non-existent

Academic ‘advantages’ of Christian faith schools almost non-existent

The academic advantages of attending Church of England and Catholic schools are almost non-existent, according to a study published by a leading educational research institute. Read More »

Lib Dem proposal to end faith schools in Scotland

Lib Dem proposal to end faith schools in Scotland

The National Secular Society has welcomed a proposal by the Scottish Liberal Democrats to end sectarian schools by pursuing a "single secular model of state-funded education Read More »

‘Church schools’ less likely to admit black or poor pupils

‘Church schools’ less likely to admit black or poor pupils

Black and disadvantaged pupils are significantly less likely to gain places at 'church schools' than their white or better-off counterparts, a study has found. Read More »

SNP MP questions future of Catholic state schools

SNP MP questions future of Catholic state schools

The NMFS campaign has said the Scottish government should "reconsider its position" on Catholic schools after an SNP MP called for "a debate" on their future. Read More »

Church schools are faith schools. Pretending otherwise is dishonest

Church schools are faith schools. Pretending otherwise is dishonest

The Church of England's pretence that 'its' schools aren't faith schools is a dishonest attempt to avoid association with the unpopularity of faith-based schooling, and at odds with their actual policy, argues Alastair Lichten. Read More »

Don't overlook faith schools' impact on social inequality

Don't overlook faith schools' impact on social inequality

The Accord Coalition comments on faith schools' impact on social inequality in response to a UCL report.... Read More »

Faith schools don't have rights, children do

Faith schools don't have rights, children do

Faith Schoolers Anonymous: The rights of children trump the interests of religion every time. "Yesterday... Read More »

Jewish school failing on safety, curriculum and tolerance, says Ofsted

Jewish school failing on safety, curriculum and tolerance, says Ofsted

Ofsted has deemed a state-funded Jewish school inadequate and severely criticised its leaders. Read More »

New selective faith school planned for Oldham

New selective faith school planned for Oldham

A proposed Church of England faith school in Oldham will select 50% of its pupils based on their parents' religion. Read More »

How to teach in a Catholic state school in Scotland

How to teach in a Catholic state school in Scotland

Alastair Lichten explains how the Catholic Church dominates recruitment in 'its' schools in Scotland. Read More »

Report highlights scale of discrimination against non-religious in school admissions

Report highlights scale of discrimination against non-religious in school admissions

Four in ten state faith secondary schools in England discriminate against children from non-religious families, including 60% of Catholic schools, according to a report published today. Read More »

Religion and politics – the discrepancy at the heart of our schools

Religion and politics – the discrepancy at the heart of our schools

Alastair Lichten asks why partisan religious beliefs are treated so differently to political ones in schools in England and Wales. Read More »