Wednesday 24 May, 7pm
(doors open 6.30pm)
St Andrews High School,
Waynflete Avenue, CR0 4BH
(parking on playground)
Is it correct that school funding is being cut?
Why have class sizes risen in the last two years?
Are teachers overworked?
Are standards falling in our schools?
Why are some schools removing subjects like Arts and Drama?
Should schools be run as businesses?
Do we need Free Schools?
Will opening grammar schools raise standards and increase social mobility?
Chair: Philipa Harvey (local teacher and NUT National President 2016)
Gavin Barwell (Tory MP for Croydon Central 2010-17)
Sarah Jones (Labour candidate for Croydon Central)
Local Headteacher, Local Parent, Local Student
If you have a question you would like to ask the panel, you can email it in advance to
To make sure you get a seat at the Education Question Time, please register at:
Tea, coffee and light refreshments
How did Barwell and Jones do last year?
Debate on aspects of education in Croydon