School fights academy statuts

A Norfolk school, deemed to be failing by inspectors, is fighting attempts to turn it into an academy.

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Row over Norfolk primary school's proposed academy status

A Primary School in Norfolk could become a test case for the whole country in a row over whether it should be made to take academy status.

Parents at the Cavell Primary School in Norwich have started a campaign against turning the school into an academy.

It comes after Ofsted placed the school in special measures, prompting Norfolk County Council to replace its Board of Governors.

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