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faith school

n
(Education) Brit a school that provides a general education within a framework of a specific religious belief
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"If parents feel strongly about children attending a more distant faith school, it is reasonable to expect them to meet the cost rather than the taxpayer."
MORE than 100 children and their parents have been protesting about plans to transfer their troubled faith school to another academy trust.
A WARREN, Middlesbrough RE "Council axes faith school cash support" (Gazette, 06.07.16): What is still unclear is whether Sacred Heart school "had agreed to continue with a similar arrangement via a coach provider." One sincerely hopes that this faith school transport fallback position can be resolved quickly.
They can apply for assistance if they live between two and 15 miles from their chosen faith school.
I challenge Mr Cessford to name any state faith school (not private) over the last three centuries where sex abuse has been more prevalent than in other state institutions.
Council bosses are currently more flexible when handing out bus passes to faith school pupils because there are fewer such schools to choose from in the city.
Free bus travel for faith school pupils and students over 16 could be axed by Birmingham City Council.
Mrs Cooper, MP for West Lancashire, pointed out that from the new school year next month it will cost parents pounds 380 per pupil per year to send their children to a faith school some distance away.
We provide estimates of the effect of attending a Faith school on educational attainment progress during the Primary education phase in England.
News of the spending comes after the Government's sudden U-turn last week on faith school "outsiders".
"To send a child to a chosen faith school would cost a parent over PS300 per year per child, in some instances this would be PS1,000 per year each family - some of which are on benefits.
Kirklees is still analysing the impact of up to 456 children potentially relocating to the nearest school with an available place, should parents choose to take them out of a faith school due to the axe of free transport.
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