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Free Schools - What is a free school?

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Free Schools

Prior to June 2010, state schools were set up and run by Local Authorities. After June 2010, the Government allowed communities to set up Free Schools. England’s mainstream Free Schools (like The Wren School) must be non-profit making and provide a broad and balanced curriculum including core subjects of Maths, English and Science, to pupils of statutory school age. Free Schools must always abide by the Schools Admission Code and take account of the SEN Code of Practice.

For more information about Free Schools visit the Department for Education website by clicking here

Term Dates

Term 6
Mon 4 Jun – Wed 18 July 2018
Inset days – Thu 19 July – Tue 24 Jul 2018
Moving In – Mon 3 September 2018 – Tues 4 September 2018
Inset days – Wed 5 September 2018
Term 1 Part 1
Thur 6 September 2018 – Thu 4 October 2018
Inset days – Fri 5 October

 

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