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Creating a military ethos in academies and free schools

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The government is interested in exploring how academies and free schools can use their freedoms to create a military ethos and raise standards.


There are a variety of ways in which an academy or free school can promote a military ethos including:

We are also looking for parties interested in opening a new school with a military ethos. For help and advice about completing a free school application visit the New Schools Network website.

Published 15 November 2012