Progress at Reigate Priory School

February 13, 2013

Surrey County Council is set to suspend proposals to implement an admissions policy at a non-faith school which might otherwise leave them open to charges of indirect discrimination.

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Accord warns of indirect religious selection at a non-faith school

February 1, 2013

The Accord Coalition has written to Surrey County Council this week, urging it to amend proposed admission arrangements for a local non-faith junior school, so avoiding accusations of indirectly favouring children on religious grounds.

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Changing attitudes in society highlight urgency of need to reform faith school sector, warns Accord

January 25, 2013

A new survey conducted by YouGov has revealed a plurality of British adults are opposed to state funded faith schools.

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Government commissioned report warns that faith selection at state schools may not be fulfilling “social contract”

January 24, 2013
Government commissioned report warns that faith selection at state schools may not be fulfilling “social contract”

An independent review commissioned by the Government to investigate choice in public services has warned that selective schools, including selective faith schools, may be failing in their duty to their local neighbourhoods.

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EBacc again cited as cause for reduced provision of Religious Education and Citizenship in English Schools

January 23, 2013

A new survey by the NASUWT teaching union of its member in secondary schools, released today, has offered further evidence about the decline in the provision of subjects not included in the Government’s performance indicator, the English Baccalaureate.

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