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Academy conversion for church schools: relationship with the diocese

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Last updated on 9 August 2017
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Can a diocese require a church school to convert? We look at the role of the diocese and the regional schools commissioners in schools that are given academy orders. We also look at whether church schools who wish to convert must do so as part of the diocesan chain.

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Contents

  1. 1 Diocese role in academy orders
  2. 2 Joining the diocesan academy chain
  3. 3 Diocese role in voluntary conversion
  4. 4 Choosing to convert: expert advice

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