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Campaigners sign major letter against fully selective faith schools

Campaigners have urged the government not to fund new faith schools which can choose all their children on a religious basis. Read More »

New voluntary aided faith schools: what happens next?

New voluntary aided faith schools: what happens next?

The government has outlined plans for 14 new fully selective faith schools in England. Alastair Lichten explains what is likely to happen next. Read More »

DfE announces applications for new fully selective faith schools

DfE announces applications for new fully selective faith schools

The government has announced details of proposals for 14 new faith schools which could select all their children on the basis of their parents' religion under a new funding scheme. Read More »

Education secretary to faith school critics: “This is a Christian country”

Education secretary to faith school critics: “This is a Christian country”

The education secretary has defended his commitment to providing new faith schools which can discriminate on religious grounds in all their admissions. Read More »

Fully discriminatory Catholic schools proposed in Cambridgeshire

Fully discriminatory Catholic schools proposed in Cambridgeshire

Three new Catholic schools are among the first to be proposed amid a new round of government funding for voluntary aided faith schools in England. Read More »

DfE assessment: new selective faith schools will disadvantage families

DfE assessment: new selective faith schools will disadvantage families

The NMFS campaign has said the government "must think again" over the funding of a wave of religiously selective schools after the publication of an official impact assessment. Read More »

New religious academy planned in Cambridgeshire

New religious academy planned in Cambridgeshire

A Christian 'free school' with the slogan "Education Built on Faith" could open in Cambridgeshire before the start of the 2020-21 academic year. Read More »

Government commits funding to new 100% selective faith schools

Government commits funding to new 100% selective faith schools

The government has announced funding for a wave of new voluntary aided faith schools, which can select all of their children on the basis of their families' faith, in England. Read More »

33 new faith schools proposed in latest round of academies

33 new faith schools proposed in latest round of academies

Thirty-three new faith schools have been included in the latest wave of free school applications in England, the government has announced. 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 »