Thousands of families across England are finding out which secondary school their children will attend – but early indications suggest in some areas many are missing out on their top choice.
Department for Education
More children could lose out on their top choice of secondary school this year as pupil numbers continue to grow, it has been suggested
A convicted terrorist has been banned from being involved in the running of schools in order to protect children from “dangerous influences”.
The Schools Minister has called for girls’ “misconceptions” about science, technology, engineering and maths (Stem) to be challenged as new data shows that boys generally prefer the subjects.
One of the largest mental health trials in the world has been launched across schools in England.
More than a quarter-of-a-million children are being taught at under-performing secondary schools, according to official figures.
More than 300 secondary schools in England are under-performing, official figures suggest.
Children will be taught basic lifesaving skills under Government plans for health education to be taught in every school.
Arts education is suffering an “appalling erosion” with around half of UK schoolchildren unable to see a play, according to a report.