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Casey Review urges Government action to tackle school segregation

December 5, 2016
Casey Review urges Government action to tackle school segregation

A UK Government commissioned integration report has urged that changes be made to education policy to tackle segregation between schools.

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Faith school standards myth exposed by damning new report

December 2, 2016
Faith school standards myth exposed by damning new report

A new Education Policy Institute report concludes that the difference in attainment between faith and non-faith schools can be explained by the characteristics of pupils that are admitted, and that lifting the 50% religious selection cap at faith Free Schools would undermine social mobility...

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Catholic Education Service ignoring those being excluded from its schools

December 1, 2016
Catholic Education Service ignoring those being excluded from its schools

The Accord Coalition has commented on findings from the latest Catholic school census that reveal state funded Catholic schools continue to admit a fraction of pupils from a non-Catholic background.

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Religious selection at Catholic Schools thrown into disarray

November 24, 2016
Religious selection at Catholic Schools thrown into disarray

A series of rulings from the Office of the Schools Adjudicator have found that Catholic school admission policies which reward places to children from families that have obtained the Certificate of Catholic Practice are breaking the School Admissions Code.

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Faith school sector overlooking those with greatest needs

November 18, 2016
Faith school sector overlooking those with greatest needs

New analysis has found that for every 5 pupils with a special educational needs statement that non-faith schools admit, faith schools only admit 4.

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