UK May Require Christian Schools to Admit Students of Other Faiths

Politicians in the U.K. are reportedly set to drop plans that would have allowed single-faith schools to remain as they are. Christian schools may soon be required to ensure that half of their students are from different religious backgrounds.

Premier reported on Sunday that although Tory ministers had promised in their election manifesto to scrap plans that would have placed a cap on school admissions, they have now reversed course, due to concerns that Christian-only schools “heighten community divisions.”

Source: UK May Require Christian Schools to Admit Students of Other Faiths

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