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Changing the age range of an academy

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Last updated on 29 January 2018
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How does an academy apply to change its age range? We refer to DfE advice on the processes for academies wishing to make a change to their age range by up to, or more than two years, such as an academy closing its nursery.

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  1. 1 Processes for changing the age range
  2. 2 Changing the age range by up to 2 years
  3. 3 Changing the age range by 3 years or more
  4. 4 Notifying the ESFA and running a consultation
  5. 5 Fast track changes
  6. 6 Full business case
  7. 7 Changes to admissions arrangements
  8. 8 Closing nursery provision at an academy

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