DfE Guidance on temporary changes: attendance recording for educational settings whilst closed due to the coronavirus
We have put together key information and resources for schools to help maintain provision during the COVID-19 situation.
Federations (previously known as hard federation) are legal arrangements under the School Governance (Federations) (England) Regulations 2012.
Two or more schools are governed collectively under a single governing body.
Each school may maintain a headteacher or choose to have a single headteacher or an executive headteacher who works in a more strategic way with Heads of School dealing with the day to day management of their schools.
Some schools choose to work initially in a collaboration arrangement, and then in time move to a more formal federation.
Schools within a federation continue to have their own:
- admissions arrangements and
Schools within a federation are recognised and inspected separately by Ofsted.Downloads to help you