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Intervention in schools causing concern

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Last updated on 12 May 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
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When is a school eligible for intervention? We look at local authorities' and regional schools' commissioners' (RSCs') powers of intervention in maintained schools and academies. We also include information on warning notices and link to a QuickRead summary of RSCs' responsibilities.

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Contents

  1. 1 When is a school eligible for intervention?
  2. 2 Warning notices in maintained schools
  3. 3 Warning notices in academies
  4. 4 Warning notices: representations and compliance
  5. 5 What other interventions are possible in maintained schools?

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