Inquiry into residential schools


The Independent Inquiry into Child Sex Abuse has set out the issues to be investigated in relation to residential schools. The particular challenges facing performance schools and special schools are to be considered at a hearing in Autumn 2019 with a further hearing planned for 2020. School governance and culture have been flagged for particular attention. ISI is pleased to support the important work of the Inquiry. An extract of the issues named in the preliminary hearing transcript has been prepared to assist schools which want to reflect on their practice and join the national conversation. This is available to schools through