National Middle Schools’ Forum

Development Priorities 2016

  1. Support for local schools and associations - particularly where they are facing reorganisation proposals

  2. Discuss with DfE the treatment of middle schools identified as ‘coasting’.

  3. Seek to change the guidance on School Organisation

  4. Develop the relationship with Oftsed and other national bodies.

  5. Develop middle school benchmarking in partnership with GL Assessment.

  6. Services to members to update and refresh the look of the Forum website.