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Faith / Religious schools

Article published 2nd June 2008

Faith and religious schoolsThere are many schools within the UK for those with faith and their dominance of published league tables has led to an unprecedented rise in demand.

Like all schools they vary in quality but most enjoy good parental support - partly because they are less easy to get into than secular schools!

Faith schools control their own admissions and as such are in a better position to 'select by the back door'; choosing who they want and importantly who they don't want sitting at their desks.

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