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26 Sep 2014

Parents who ran a “Hove vs Gove” campaign against plans to turn their local comprehensive into an academy were celebrating a landmark victory today.
Governors at Hove Park School in East Sussex voted unanimously this week against plans to convert the 1,600-pupil school into an academy, after protests from parents and teachers including a one-day strike which closed the school this summer.

19 Mar 2014

Union leaders have warned of a teacher strike across Brighton and Hove unless an improving school drops plans for academy conversion. The school is one of the country’s most improved over the last few years.

22 Sep 2014

Hove Park Governors Vote to Reject Academy Status

Statement from Hands Off Hove Park School campaign group:

“The parents, carers and members of the community that make up Hands Off Hove Park School are delighted and thrilled that the governors have ultimately made the right decision and voted no to academy status. This is an excellent result for the whole of this school community but also for all schools across Brighton & Hove.

Discuss...

  • Inkersall Parent says: We feel we must write, in the interest of transparency and fairness, to point out that David...
  • william haggler says: GFS is run in the interest of the governors. There is precious little accountability at GFS....
  • Janet Downs says: Enabling schools to be run for profit was the intention all along. Michael Gove made this clear at...
  • Natasha Steel says: For the record, filling governor posts was never a problem at Hove Park – there were plenty...
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