The Government has refused, in response to an FOI request from Steve McCabe, to release information they hold on their recent announcement to close Baverstock Academy because of the ‘risk that the electorate could be influenced.’
Steve McCabe MP, is asking constituents to sign a letter to Secretary of State for Education Justine Greening calling for a review of the Government’s proposed National Funding Formula for schools, which will see local schools face big cuts to their budgets.
Steve McCabe MP (Birmingham Selly Oak) has said the Government have completely betrayed Druids Heath after announcing today that they will close Baverstock Academy at the end of this academic year.
Steve McCabe MP is asking the Government why there is no money to save Baverstock Academy in Druids Heath despite announcing that over £320 million worth of funding will be available for new grammar schools in the budget.
Steve McCabe MP (Birmingham Selly Oak), has called out the government over figures about future demand for school places before a decision on the future of Baverstock Acadmey in Druids Heath is made.
Steve McCabe MP (Birmingham Selly Oak) has hit out against the Government’s decision to re-open the consultation into the closure of Baverstock Academy, despite repeated assurances that the Department for Education were looking for a sponsor to save the school.