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Letter to Michael Gove about the problems at Millbank Primary Academy

When a school is run by the education minister and this is what they find acceptable, you have to worry. Deregulation and school reforms worldwide seem to be about putting money into the pockets of those already in power, and little to do with improving education for children. Be warned, New Zealand.


Parents are very worried about the situation at Millbank Primary Academy and have asked Labour Councillors to help them secure an investigation into the Futures Group, which controls the school along with three other schools in the area – Pimlico Academy, Churchill Gardens Primary Academy and Pimlico Primary Academy – and is run by Education Minister Lord Nash and his wife.

Here is the letter we have sent to Michael Gove

Rt Hon Michael Gove MP
Secretary of State for Education
Sanctuary Buildings
Great Smith Street

Dear Mr Gove

Millbank Academy

I am writing to let you know of my very serious concerns about the situation at Millbank Academy.

As you may know, Millbank’s acting head teacher, Diane George, has been moved across to take over as head teacher of Churchill Gardens school from January. This is the latest in a long line of recent events at…

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