Running and managing a school

Governance, school admissions, censuses, uniforms, setting up or changing a school's status.

Running and managing a school guidance

Governance, school admissions, censuses, uniforms, setting up or changing a school's status.

  1. Developing quality tuition: effective practice in schools - English as an additional language

    This publication provides useful information on how to provide quality provision for pupils learning English as an additional language.

  2. EFA Information Exchange

    Information about the EFA Information Exchange, including how to access the system and request support.

  3. EFA Information Exchange: update contact information

    A guide to help ESFA-funded institutions update contact details on EFA Information Exchange.

  4. Emergency planning and response

    How schools and other educational settings should plan for and deal with emergencies, including severe weather and floods.

  5. Listening to and involving children and young people

    Statutory guidance about listening to the 'pupil voice' and involving pupils in decision making.

  6. Non-Maintained Special Schools Regulations 2015

    Guidance to help schools meet their obligations under the Non-Maintained Special Schools (England) Regulations 2015.

  7. Protection of children's biometric information in schools

    Guidance for schools and sixth-form colleges wishing to use automated biometric recognition systems.

  8. Regulation of schools and academies with exempt charity status

    Guidance about the regulation of schools and academies as exempt charities.

  9. Top tips for sustainability in schools

    This publication suggests practical ways for schools to become more sustainable, should they choose to, whilst at the same time saving money.

  10. Unregistered schools: Ofsted advice notes

    Advice notes from Sir Michael Wilshaw HMCI to the Secretary of State for Education on unregistered schools.