House of Commons Library

Faith Schools: FAQs

Published Monday, March 13, 2017

This House of Commons Library briefing discusses what makes faith schools in England different. It answers FAQs and provides key statistics.

Jump to full report >>

The Library regularly receives enquiries from Members relating to faith schools, and the particular arrangements in place relating to them. This note provides answers to some of the most common questions raised, and also some relevant statistical information. It is not intended to be a definitive guide to faith schools, but rather to provide answers to those frequently raised issues. It deals with faith schools in the state-funded sector.

This note relates to England only.

Commons Briefing papers SN06972

Authors: Robert Long; Paul Bolton

Topic: Schools

Share this page

Stay up to date

  • Subscribe to RSS feed Subscribe to Email alerts Commons Briefing papers

House of Commons Library

The House of Commons Library provides research, analysis and information services for MPs and their staff.