Call to block new grammar schools
0 Have your say LANCASHIRE County Councillors will be asked later this week to block any moves to open new grammar schools in the county.
County Coun Nikki Hennessy has submitted a special motion to be debated by the full council on Thursday.
She wants the council to instruct Chief Executive Jo Turton to write to the Prime Minister to tell her the council will oppose the creation of new grammar schools.
She also wants the Council to pledge to ensure that “every child regardless of ability gets the best education possible” with heads, managers, parents, trade unionists working together to... read more
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