Responding to the White Paper: join the conversation

In this video Bishop Rob and Penny Roberts explain why the LDBS thinks the government White Paper represents an important moment for Church schools in London, and they invite you to join the discussion about how we might respond as a family of schools.

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Useful links and documents to download

Policy paper – Opportunity for all: strong schools with great teachers for your child. 
Church academies: model documents – last updated 15 February 2019
Letter to Headteachers, CEOs, Chairs of Governors and Trustees of Church schools from Penny Roberts, Diocesan Director of Education (Designate)

Frequently Asked Questions

Questions about Academy Trusts
Questions about London Diocesan Board for Schools response to the White Paper