The resources below have been developed by New Schools Network to support groups applying to open special free schools. These resources can be filtered by category using the function on the right. It is important that these resources are used in conjunction with the Department for Education's criteria for assessment.

Section 10 Consultation: General guidance

Exemplar marketing strategy

Student marketing and admissions: Marketing budget tool

Educational statement: Mission, vision and values

Sites and buildings: Tool 6 - Main contractor watch list

Site and buildings: Tool 7 - Planning readiness

Student marketing and admissions: GDPR Checklist

Sites and buildings: Tool 2 - Stakeholders and communications