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Academy conversion process
Read our summary of the academy conversion process, including information on preparing to convert, submitting the application form, and setting up an academy trust. Read a case study of one school's conversion journey.
- Before you apply
- Registering an interest to convert
- Applying to convert
- Set up or join an academy trust
- Transfer responsibilities to the academy trust
- Prepare to open as an academy
- After opening as an academy
- Timeline for the conversion process
- Converting as an academy after deferring an application: case study
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