Tapton governers vote for academy change

Tapton school: to become an academy?
Tapton school: will become an academy on 1 August

Tapton secondary school in Crosspool will break away from the council to become an academy on 1 August.

In the final vote, sixteen governors voted in for the move, one abstained and two more were unable to attend.

Tapton will have new status in time for 2011/12 school year (The Star)