This page is for documenting examples of extreme, coercive and controlling practices, where a minority of faith schools use their position to exert control over pupil and family lives, which we don't cover elsewhere.

These practices are more common in the registered independent and unregistered (illegal) faith school sectors. For more information see those dedicated campaign pages:

Examples

This is not an exhaustive list, but serves to draw attention to examples which are often not included in our regular reporting.