Inquiry into how pupils were shown Prophet Muhammad cartoons

Independent inquiry into ‘context’ of how Batley Grammar School pupils were shown Prophet Muhammad cartoons in’blasphemy’ lesson will be held after Muslim parents’ protests Furious protesters including Muslim parents rallied outside the school gates  The teacher has been suspended and gone into hiding for fear of his own safety Batley Multi Academy Trust said today an inquiry panel would probe ‘context’  […]

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Thousands more pupils will be given free breakfasts in £12m grant

Tens of thousands more pupils will be given free breakfasts in £12million grant to help poorer families The number of school breakfast clubs will rise from around 1,800 to 2,450 Many pupils will get free breakfasts in an £11.8m push to help poorer families   A schools minister said it will ‘boost attendance, behaviour and attainment’ He wants children ‘grow up […]

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