Grammar school priority admissions fail to increase the proportions of disadvantaged pupils accessing schools

The BBC has today highlighted Comprehensive Future’s research into grammar school admission for disadvantaged pupils. A Freedom of Information (FOI) request sent ... Read more

Grammar school priority admissions fail to increase the proportions of disadvantaged pupils accessing schools 2018-08-15T12:08:06+00:00

Thirty-five grammar schools seek to expand, creating 5,000 selective places, the equivalent of seven new grammar schools

Comprehensive Future has discovered that one in five of England’s grammar schools, thirty-five selective schools, are preparing bids for the government’s £50 ... Read more

Thirty-five grammar schools seek to expand, creating 5,000 selective places, the equivalent of seven new grammar schools 2018-07-10T11:36:16+00:00

Many grammar schools applying for expansion have no clear plans to improve admission for disadvantaged pupils

Thirty grammar schools are currently preparing bids for the government’s £50 million Selective School Expansion Fund, and half  of the schools do not ... Read more

Many grammar schools applying for expansion have no clear plans to improve admission for disadvantaged pupils 2018-06-27T16:25:31+00:00

‘Fig leaf’ proposal for change in admissions policies cannot disguise the true impact of selection expansion plan

The government has today chosen to defy the widespread evidence on the harm that selective schools do to the educational chances of ... Read more

‘Fig leaf’ proposal for change in admissions policies cannot disguise the true impact of selection expansion plan 2018-05-11T08:23:39+00:00
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