Category: Press Releases

HMC statement: VAT on school fees

16 October 2018

In response to media reports that the Treasury might be considering imposing VAT on school fees in the upcoming Budget on 29.10.18, Mike Buchanan, Executive Director of HMC and former… Find out more

HMC Conference 2018: Chair, Shaun Fenton

1 October 2018

I approach this conference buoyed by the affirmation Damian Hinds gave representatives of the independent sector during a Downing Street meeting this summer. He spoke positively of our schools and… Find out more

GCSE exam results: HMC reaction

1 September 2018

Regarding the relative performance of state and independent schools in this year’s GCSE exams, HMC General Secretary Dr William Richardson said: “Everyone agrees that it takes at least three years… Find out more

New Executive Director of HMC

4 May 2018

HMC Chair Chris King is delighted to announce that Mike Buchanan, Head of Ashford School and Chair of HMC 2016-17, will be the association’s new Executive Director. Chris King, who… Find out more

Publication of ISC annual Census

27 April 2018

Friday, 27 April, sees the publication of the 2018 Independent Schools Council (ISC) Census – the authoritative source of data providing a picture of where independent schools sit within the… Find out more