The Law Behind Grammar Schools

Thu, 29 Oct 2015

Education Secretary, Nicky Morgan, has approved the opening of a new satellite school in Sevenoaks, Kent. This new satellite site will be 9 miles from the main site of Kent Girls' Grammar School in Tonbridge.

Concerns have been raised about this leading to a change in government policy towards selective schooling.

No5 Education barrister, Emma Sutton, has spoken to LexisNexis to discuss the implications of this decision and how this will affect the future of grammar school expansions.

Click here to read the full LexisNexis interview

Click here to view Emma Sutton’s profile

Related articles

Former pupil Harrison Burroughs discusses his pupillage journey at No5 Barristers' Chambers...

Date: Fri, 27 Jan 2023
No5’s Serena Sekhon explains how to seek Core Participant status in the UK Covid-19 Inquiry...

Date: Wed, 03 Aug 2022
An appellant whose appeal against deportation on human right grounds failed in the Court of Appeal and following the refusal of leave to appeal from the Supreme Court nevertheless succeeded in obtaining leave to remain from the UK Government after making a complaint to the Strasbourg Court....

Date: Mon, 29 Nov 2021