Deptford says no to Tidemill becoming an academy

Monthly Archives: September 2011

Mammon in the classroom: the men (it’s mostly men) who’ve got their teeth into England’s £35 billion schools pie

» by September 23rd, 2011 at 2:13 pm » Comments (3)

  Will England’s ‘free schools’, the first of which have just opened, be run for profit?  No, says deputy prime minister Nick Clegg.  Not yet, says education minister Michael Gove. Absolutely ...more »

South London Press-16th Sept 2011-Mayor unhappy about academy’s cheap rent!

» by September 19th, 2011 at 10:20 am » Comments (1)

A MAYOR has said he was left with no choice but to offer an academy school a "peppercorn rent" to use a new £20million community building. Tidemill Primary School in Frankham Street, ...more »

AN ACADEMY school is to be offered “cheap rent” when it takes over a new £20million publicly funded development – but will it have the finances to survive?

» by September 18th, 2011 at 10:35 am » Comments (3)

Tidemill Primary School in Frankham Street, Deptford, had its application to become an academy accepted by the Department for Education on September 1. Now re-named Tidemill Academy, the school is no longer under ...more »

Investment bankers not just running schools but being invited to be on the board of the government’s department of education

» by September 17th, 2011 at 10:44 am » Comments (0)

Education Committee  Revised Select Committee Announcement 8 September 2011 For Immediate Release: Committee to take evidence on ‘The ADMINISTRATION OF THE DEPARTMENT FOR EDUCATION’ Wednesday 14 September 2011 The Wilson Room, Portcullis House Witnesses At 9am, the Committee ...more »

It’s Official – Tidemill Academy – And Still Many Questions Unanswered!

» by September 3rd, 2011 at 11:08 pm » Comments (2)

Whilst we have been away over the summer:- Tidemill Primary School has officially become an Academy; the registered charity name is Tidemill Community Academy Trust, a company limited by guarantee.   The logo ...more »