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Multi-academy trusts (MATs): combination of schools

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Last updated on 12 July 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
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What requirements are there for the composition of MATs? We relay information from the DfE on whether there are requirements for the types and number of schools in a multi-academy trust (MAT). We also look at the role of 'stronger' schools in MATs.

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  1. 1 Number of schools in a MAT
  2. 2 ‘Stronger’ and ‘weaker’ schools
  3. 3 Composition of MATs by school phase
  4. 4 Examples of MATs

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