Immigration guidance for teachers

Every child has the right to compulsory education, and the right to be in school. Immigration status does not affect this. The guidance on this page was put together as part of the ‘Belonging’ schools toolkit, designed by Coram Life Education and young people from Coram’s Young Citizens programme.

Kebede v Newcastle CC [2013] EWCA 960 Civ

This case looked at the duty on a local authority to support a young care-leavers to access higher education where their immigration status prevents them from accessing student finance. The case was...