Memorandum of understanding between DfE and Grammar School Heads Association

The memorandum of understanding is a commitment between the Grammar School Heads Association (GSHA) and the government.

Applies to England



The memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Department for Education (DfE) and Grammar School Heads Association (GSHA) sets out the action that will be taken to widen access for disadvantaged pupils and work in partnership with non-selective schools.

The previous version of the MoU, which was in place between 2018 and 2022, can be viewed on The National Archives.

Updates to this page

Published 11 May 2018
Last updated 14 June 2023 + show all updates
  1. The memorandum of understanding has been updated for 2023 to 2027.

  2. Amended to change the DfE division responsible for this work and to specify that it's valid until 2022.

  3. First published.

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