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Find out what individual academy websites must publish online, and if you’re a multi-academy trust, what your trust website needs to include. Use our checklists to help you comply.

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This checklist summarises the information that academies, including free schools, are usually required to publish on their websites.

KeyDoc: school website checklist for academies

Check your funding agreement to find out exactly what you're required to publish online.

Latest changes to this checklist May 2022 We've deleted a bullet point on schools and trusts making publicly available information about the public sector apprenticeship target. This is to reflect updated DfE guidance saying that organisations with 250 or more staff no longer have a target to employ a set percentage of staff as new apprentices.  April 2022 Note for schools in MATs: we updated our checklist to clarify that information about admission arrangements must be published on school websites as this is where parents are most likely to look for this information. The DfE confirmed this. We updated our checklist to reflect that the DfE has

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