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Admissions committees: maintained schools

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Last updated on 27 January 2017
School types: Maintained · School phases: All
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What does an admissions committee in a maintained school do? We explain that, where the governing body is the admissions authority, it can establish an admissions committee. We look at terms of reference for admissions committees, showing their remit and membership.

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Contents

  1. 1 Is an admissions committee needed?
  2. 2 Responsibilities of an admission authority
  3. 3 Examples of admissions committee terms of reference
  4. 4 Can a staff governor be on the admissions committee?
  5. 5 Should VC and community schools have an admissions committee?
  6. 6 Forming an admissions committee across a group of schools

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