government’s drive to meet the demand for school places by opening another 500
free schools by 2020 offers the Church perhaps a last opportunity to increase
its stake in English education.
which are value-rich but income- and people-light, could play a special role
here in addition to whatever their dioceses plan for school expansion.
For this reason Frank Field and David Ross have founded The Cathedral Academies
Trust (TCAT) to work with cathedral chapters in establishing cathedral schools
in their cities.
Multi-Academy Trust was approved by the government as an academy sponsor in