Introduced in 2002, there are now over 6000
academy schools in England - an established part
of the education landscape

Jack Worth discusses latest NFER research on academies

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A tale of eight regions Part 2: Challenge and Support Across the Regional School Commissioner Areas
New analysis reveals dramatic differences in the challenges facing Regional Schools Commissioners.
Press release | Research report

Analysis of Academy School Performance in 2015
No significant improvements in pupil attainment associated with academy status for primary schools, latest research shows.
Press Release | Research report

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