Tags: New faith schools

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Local anger over discriminatory new Catholic school in Peterborough

Residents of Hampton Water in Peterborough have expressed dismay at the implications of plans to open a discriminatory Catholic school. Read More »

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Government approves new faith school despite local opposition

The Department for Education has approved a plan to open a new faith school in Cambridgeshire, despite local opposition. Read More »

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NMFS campaign challenging plans to open 19 faith schools in England

The No More Faith Schools campaign is challenging 19 proposals to open new faith-based academies in England. Read More »

How faith schools are spreading without scrutiny or consultation

How faith schools are spreading without scrutiny or consultation

A lack of transparency in faith academy proposals is seriously undermining inclusive education, argues Alastair Lichten. Read More »

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NMFS campaign urges support for secular education in Wales

The NMFS campaign is arguing in favour of inclusive schooling amid plans which could see faith schools open or expand in parts of Wales. Read More »

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Sponsor of planned new Sikh school loses control of existing school

The government has ended a Sikh school's funding arrangement, while the academy chain involved applies to fund another faith school. Read More »

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Let’s not replace a community school with a faith school in Surrey

A plan to open a Church of England school on the site of a community school in the village of Englefield Green is not in the interests of residents, says local councillor Robert Evans. Read More »

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Recommendation to turn community school into faith school approved

Plans to turn a community school into a faith school in Surrey are set to proceed, despite objections... Read More »

Englefield Green

Convert community school into faith school, council told

Surrey County Council has been encouraged to press ahead with a plan to replace a community school with... Read More »

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Education Authority won’t support Evangelical group’s state school

The Education Authority in Northern Ireland will not support plans to make two schools which are run... Read More »

Council urged not to replace community school with faith school

Council urged not to replace community school with faith school

Surrey County Council has been warned that its plan to turn a community school into a faith school would... Read More »

Denying a judicial review over a faith school’s expansion was a lamentable decision

Denying a judicial review over a faith school’s expansion was a lamentable decision

After he was refused permission for a judicial review against Vale of Glamorgan Council, James Brunt says its decision to expand a faith school was based on dubious methodology and defied reasonable logic. Read More »