New Schools & Academies Branch Lines now published

The latest Spring 2017 edition of Schools and Academies Branch Lines is now available to download!


Download Schools & Academies Branch Lines – Spring 2017 edition

This follows distribution of paper copies to all schools and academies across the county earlier this month. If you have not seen a copy in your staffroom or on your noticeboard, please take time to look at the electronic version linked from this page.

If you’re a parent of school-aged children, you may well be interested in some of the issues we include, even if you do not work in a school.

Here are some of the stories featured:

  • Headlines from our recent schools’ survey;
  • Latest on the schools’ funding crisis and how your school is affected;
  • Reorganisation deadlines;
  • New year, new course, new you: how to apply for a learning grant;
  • Academy chains cherry picking West Sussex schools;
  • Launch of successor platform to the old ‘Grid for Learning’;
  • Teaching Assistant disputes;
  • Overpayments to term-time only staff: what to do.