• Latest News
    28 Jan 2017
    As part of Outclassed: The Kids Excluded From School, BBC Radio 4: File on Four has interviewed the School Exclusion Project and one of the families it has assisted about their experience. It will be aired at 8pm, Tuesday...
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    14 Dec 2016
    By Anirudh Mandagere. Any decisions taken by schools, including the decision to exclude, must be lawful, rational, fair and proportionate. The legal procedure for exclusion hearings can be found in S. 51(A) of the Education Act (2002), This...
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  • Latest News
    24 Nov 2016
    By Naomi Webber. The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) is an international treaty, signed and ratified by the UK Government. It is not incorporated into UK law, meaning the rights documented are not...
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The School Exclusion Project provides free legal representation to challenge permanent school exclusion. Our volunteer representatives provide totally free advice and representation at all stages of the exclusion process.  We specialise in cases involving SEN and disability.

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Guide to Exclusion

Don’t know your FTT from your IRP? Your GB from your HT? Our online guide to exclusion covers all stages of the exclusion process and has a helpful glossary of key terms.  You can also find information on your rights and important tips for dealing with an exclusion.

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