Results tagged “free schools”


Plans for a free school in Newham have collapsed weeks because of lack of demand from parents.

The Newham Free Academy, a mixed secondary school, was preparing to open in September but has been withdrawn from the programme.


A new free school for Wapping - which drew the support of Dame Helen Mirren - has been given the go-ahead.

Education secretary Michael Gove approved Wapping High School along with 54 other new institutions - including a sixth form college in Newham.