The Academies Act passed in July 2010 enables all schools to become academies.
The Department for Education welcomes applications to convert to academy status from all schools that are performing well, with each application considered on a case by case basis.
All schools can apply to convert if they are in a formal partnership with a school that is performing well.
There are, however, issues that apply to specific types of schools converting to academy status. These are:
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