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Excluding pupils with EHC plans

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Last updated on 25 Mar 2015
May we exclude a pupil who has a statement of SEN/EHC plan? The DfE says schools should avoid excluding pupils with SEN "as far as possible". We explain that LAs are responsible for arranging alternative provision for permanently excluded pupils, and cite EHRC guidance on disability discrimination.

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