Sir Keir Starmer has told a headteacher that her private school should ‘work to ensure costs are kept affordable for parents’.

Private schools must ‘ensure costs are kept affordable for parents’, Starmer tells headteacher amid plans for tax raid

25 days ago

Sir Keir Starmer speaks with pupils as he visits Whale Hill Primary School, June 11, 2024

'VAT on our school puts us at considerable risk of closure': Private school principal's letter to Labour's Sir Keir Starmer

1 month ago

Labour hopes the policy changes would raise about £1.5bn a year

Labour refuses to rule out introducing VAT on private school fees mid-academic year

1 month ago

Labour Shadow Schools Minister Catherine McKinnell

Labour plan to give all primary school children free breakfasts - but shadow schools minister doesn't know how many

1 month ago

Ebbw Fawr Learning Community was partially locked down

Teen arrested and school placed in 'partial lockdown' after pupil receives threatening messages

2 months ago

EIS general secretary Andrea Bradley and Tara Woods, headteacher of Moffat Academy

Misogyny and sexual threats against teachers rising but 'under-recorded', unions warn

3 months ago

A school has been accused of snooping on absent pupils

Secondary school in 'snooping' row after sending staff to check on bins and cars at absent pupils' homes

4 months ago

Prince George’s parents are also said to be considering Oundle School in north Northamptonshire.

William and Kate considering £47k-a-year school for Prince George after 'years' of disagreeing about boarding

5 months ago

Ruth Perry took her own life after her school was downgraded to 'inadequate'

Teachers 'locking themselves in class' over safety fears, Ofsted chief warns, as schools told to 'pause' inspections

6 months ago

Wes Streeting has defended Labour's toothbrush training for children

'What's the alternative, let kids' teeth rot?' Streeting blasts 'nanny state' critics over Labour's toothbrush training

6 months ago