Local Schools for Local Children

Jane Moseley's picture
A couple of years ago, Tudor Grange, an outstanding secondary school in Solihull, West Midlands, converted to an Academy. At the time they did say on 3 occasions they would not change the admissions policy. However, in January 2013, they decided to go back on this and are proposing changes to their admissions policy in favour of 2 CofE schools (Tudor Grange is not a faith school) over-and-above those children in the local catchment area.

This has angered the local community, who are fighting the proposal.

An iPetition has been created and over 800 signatures and also a Facebook page of 300 plus members has been set up to discuss steps to prevent this been implemented.

This short YouTube video will give you a good overview of the situation.
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