Bishops urged against religious discrimination

May 29, 2015

Accord has written to the Secretary of State for Education, Nicky Morgan, urging that the 50% religious selection in admissions cap at new Academy faith schools be maintained.

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Accord thanks outgoing MPs

May 22, 2015

The Accord Coalition has offered its gratitude to supporters of inclusive schools who have left the House of Commons, and expressed its enthusiasm to work with existing and new Parliamentarians who share its goals

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New poll reveals parents feigning faith for school places

May 15, 2015
New poll reveals parents feigning faith for school places

A new opinion polls has revealed a significant increase in parents attending church services, when they would not otherwise, so their child could go to a church school.

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Databank of information on faith schools policy and practice updated

May 7, 2015
Databank of information on faith schools policy and practice updated

Several insightful new pieces of research on the impact of faith schools have been added to the Accord Coalition’s research databank – the most comprehensive source of information available on policy implications of the state funded faith school sector.

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Popular C of E school scraps discriminatory admissions to better serve local community

May 1, 2015
Popular C of E school scraps discriminatory admissions to better serve local community

Accord has praised the leadership of St Luke's Church of England Primary School in Kingston, South West London, which has decided to adopt a non-religiously selective pupil admissions policy.

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