New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Password:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
 
 
News >

Choir school in bid to open free school

by Margaret Holness

BRISTOL Cathedral Choir School (BCCS), a maintained academy, is seek­ing government approval to open an associated primary school under the Government’s free-school pro­gramme. Its partner in the bid is the independent Wells Cathedral School, which would provide expertise in primary education.

One of only six former inde­pendent schools to opt for academy status, the 630-pupil BCCS is a special­ist music academy. It is the most oversubscribed school in Bristol, and ...

If you have a valid subscription to Church Times, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.
Job of the week

Ecumenical Chaplain

Wales

G4S An equal opportunities employer Ecumenical Chaplain HMP Parc, Bridgend £29,920 pa | Full time As the world's leading security solutions group with operations in over 120 countries an...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

Putting Passion into performance

Putting Passion into performance

Pat Ashworth talks to the originators of two home-grown Passion stagings, one musical and the other theatrical  Subscribe to read more

Question of the week
Should parishes be able to sell treasures that no longer reside in their churches?

To prevent multiple voting, we now ask readers to be logged in. This is free, quick and easy, honestly. Click here to login or register

Top comment

My faith in the Church of England

David Cameron expresses his pride in its openness, beauty, social action, and pastoral care  Read More

Thu 17 Apr 14 @ 17:35
RT @barbararoutley“@RicStott: And finished... http://t.co/DTfRJmYKz9”. @churchtimes

Thu 17 Apr 14 @ 16:11
Our interview with @nickbaines about the new diocese that will come into being in Yorkshire on Sunday http://t.co/AzZkU3Rzws