Does profit matter more than parents understanding of school admissions? Tribunal set to decide whether an 11-plus company’s commercial rights matter more than public transparency

CF Chair, Dr Nuala Burgess, and James Coombs On March 4th Comprehensive Steering Committee member James Coombs took his six-year ... Read more

Does profit matter more than parents understanding of school admissions? Tribunal set to decide whether an 11-plus company’s commercial rights matter more than public transparency 2020-03-10T11:00:20+00:00

Six grammar schools receive cash to expand, and it’s time to scrap the discredited Selective School Expansion Fund

Twenty five grammar schools submitted bids for the £50 million Selective School Expansion Fund in 2019, with the Department for Education announcing ... Read more

Six grammar schools receive cash to expand, and it’s time to scrap the discredited Selective School Expansion Fund 2020-02-14T16:03:00+00:00

Kent Catholic primary schools to continue to offer 11-plus tests, as Kent County Council highlights the problems of Kent’s poor university rates

The Archdiocese of Southwark Education Commission is responsible for Catholic schools in the selective authorities of Kent, Medway, Bromley, and Bexley. The ... Read more

Kent Catholic primary schools to continue to offer 11-plus tests, as Kent County Council highlights the problems of Kent’s poor university rates 2020-02-10T11:54:18+00:00

Please respond to the consultation on Kent’s new selective school. The council call it a ‘satellite’ – it looks an awful lot like a new grammar school!

Kent County Council (KCC) operate the largest fully selective council in the country, and they are pouring around 30 million into expanding ... Read more

Please respond to the consultation on Kent’s new selective school. The council call it a ‘satellite’ – it looks an awful lot like a new grammar school! 2019-12-03T11:56:05+00:00

Tory manifesto to pledge grammar school expansion, as Kent County Council consult on a new ‘satellite’ selective school

The Sunday Times has announced that the Tory manifesto will pledge funds for the expansion of grammar schools. The source did not ... Read more

Tory manifesto to pledge grammar school expansion, as Kent County Council consult on a new ‘satellite’ selective school 2019-10-28T12:37:22+00:00
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