Catholic Education Service

Fr Marcus Stock, general secretary of the bishops’ conference, has taken over as interim director

Report by MPs points to damaging effect that EBacc will have on religious education

The Catholic Education Service says it will make sure Catholic schools can become academies if they and their bishops want to

Catholic Education Service urges Government to consider voluntary-aided academies part-funded by Catholics

Bishops express concerns after their autumn plenary meeting

But head of CES warns that free schools and new academy schools will only be able to select half of their pupils on the basis of faith

The Pope’s speech at St Mary’s Twickenham will be followed by students in Catholic schools via the internet

Eighty-four Catholic schools have expressed an interest in becoming academies this September

Pope Benedict XVI will address thousands of school children during his visit
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