Catholic Schools

It's Time to Put Consent on the Curriculum - Why MPs Should Vote Yes on New Clause 20

Aisling Gallagher | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Aisling Gallagher

On Monday, there will be a vote on an amendment to the Children & Families Bill to include Sex & Relationship Education in the national curriculum. If the amendment is carried, it will go into the bill. Why is it so important?

Catholic School Leaders Face Sack

PA | Posted 01.02.2013 | UK

Catholic school governors and leaders who are gay, remarry or live with a partner could face the sack or disciplinary action, according to new advice ...

Faith Schools Allowed To Take '90% Catholics' After Gove Intervention

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK

Two new faith schools in London could be allowed to restrict 90% of their intake to Catholic students - undermining a coalition deal which agreed only...

Catholic Schools 'Broke Law' By Promoting Anti-Gay Marriage Letter

Posted 31.01.2013 | UK Politics

Catholic schools in Wales may have broke the law when they read out a anti-gay marriage letter from a religious education group to pupils as young as ...

School Feeds Girl Bread For Lunch Because Mother Owed £4

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A school fed a six-year-old girl bread and jam for lunch because her mother had not paid a £4 debt, it has been reported. Primary school pupil Han...

Former Catholic School Bursar Faces Fraud Charges

Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

The former bursar of a Catholic school in Plymouth is facing three counts of fraud, including abusing his position and false representation, during hi...

Teacher Found Guilty Of Sexually Grooming 14-Year-Old Schoolboy

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 01.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Religious education teacher Kathryn Roach has been found guilty of inciting a 14-year-old schoolboy to engage in sexual behaviour. The 24-year-old ...