Category free school

Case Study Six: Everton Free School

Brief Description of The Provision In January 2012 Everton Free School (EFS) was one of several football clubs encouraged by the Department for Education to apply to open a free school. They were successful in their application, which was put forward through the Everton Trust, who oversee Everton’s work in the community. The go-ahead was […]

defining alternative education

Official guidance to English schools about statutory requirements for the education of children under the school leaving age states that alternative education is … for pupils who, because of exclusion, illness or other reasons, would not otherwise receive suitable education; education arranged by schools for pupils on a fixed period exclusion; and pupils being directed […]