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Last reviewed on 9 November 2021
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School types: Maintained · School phases: All

Use our checklist to find out what information you need to publish on your school's website and how to keep your website compliant. Understand what data to publish for nurseries, pupil referral units, schools with small cohorts and special schools.

If you're in an academy or free school, go to this article to find out what you must publish online.

Download our checklist 

Use our checklist to find out what information you must publish on your website. 

KeyDoc: school website checklist for maintained schools 2021

It's based on the DfE's guidance on what maintained schools must publish online and further legislation listed in the sources in the checklist and at the bottom of this article.

Significant updates to this checklist November 2021 We updated our checklist to clarify that: It's not a requirement to publish your accessibility plan on your website – but, whether you do so or not, your SEN information report must mention the plan and confirm that it covers the required areas (read more about the accessibility plan in this article) All

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