News from the Schools Team
On this page you will find the latest news from the Schools Team including topical and seasonal updates, information about latest REQM awards, and letters/circulars to schools.
For Church School Governors – short books we recommend
Please click here for the current list of recommended resources
Schools 500 Reformation
2017 brings a wonderful opportunity to think globally as we celebrate the 500th anniversary of the reformation. Schools 500 Reformation is the concept that has been developed to facilitate this coming together of a global network and it offers the chance to link electronically with schools throughout the world. For more information please click here.
Schools Team Newsletter
SIAMS updated documents are available here
Schools Team information update, 24 January 2017:
Please go to our Who’s Who page for details of how to contact members of the Schools Team.
Topical and seasonal updates for our schools
The Government have now published the Memorandum of Understanding with regard to CE schools converting to Academy status. This can be downloaded here.
Congratulations to all our schools which have received the RE Quality Mark for outstanding learning in Religious Education
Gold: Bromham Lower; Broxbourne Primary; Clapham, Ursula Taylor CE School; Langleybury, St Paul’s Primary; Leighton Buzzard, Pulford Lower; Luton, Hillborough Junior; Luton, Wenlock Junior; Northchurch St Mary’s Primary; Roxton Lower; Stanstead Abbotts, St Andrew’s; St Albans, St Michael’s Primary; Sutton Lower; Tring
Silver: Great Barford, Alban Academy; Blunham, John Donne Lower; Cranfield CE Academy; Dunstable, Ashton St Peter’s Primary; Elstree, St Nicholas; Harpenden, St Nicholas Primary; Henlow, Raynsford CE Academy; Much Hadham, St Andrew’s Primary; Rickmansworth, St Mary’s Primary; Stevenage, St Nicholas Primary; Toddington St George CE School; Waltham Cross, Holy Trinity Primary
Bronze: Totternhoe Lower; Wymington, St Lawrence Lower
Recent circulars to schools
Admissions: Nick Gibb’s letter on summer-born children
Admissions – change in Admissions Code