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Accord cautiously welcomes Church of England call to end parent’s right to withdraw their child from RE

April 27, 2017
Accord cautiously welcomes Church of England call to end parent’s right to withdraw their child from RE

The Church of England has called for the removal of parent's right to withdraw their children from Religious Education lessons at state funded schools.

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Accord releases SACREs good practice report

April 21, 2017
Accord releases SACREs good practice report

Accord has had published this week a new report highlighting good practices that Standing Advisory Councils on Religious Education can pursue.

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Church of England school proposes 75% religiously selective Free School

April 13, 2017
Church of England school proposes 75% religiously selective Free School

St James’s Church of England High School in Bolton has launched a consultation on its plans to open a new Free School in the town that could award up to 75% of its pupil places on religious grounds.

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Mayor of London defends faith free school selection cap

April 6, 2017
Mayor of London defends faith free school selection cap

Sadiq Khan has expressed support for the current cap which limits faith free schools from not selecting more than half of their pupils on faith grounds.

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Lib Dems call for end to religious discrimination in faith school admissions

March 31, 2017
Lib Dems call for end to religious discrimination in faith school admissions

The Liberal Democrats have adopted new policy calling for religious selection in pupil admissions at state funded faith schools in England to be phased out completely.

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