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.
The FAQs addressed are:
Statistics are provided on:
This note relates to England only.
Commons Briefing papers SN06972
Authors: Robert Long; Paul Bolton