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Curriculum and Assessment (Wales) Act 2021

Section 9 – Introduction and interpretation

18.This section describes the contents of Chapter 1 and specifies that it applies to a curriculum for:

  • pupils at a maintained school who are under compulsory school age;

  • pupils at a maintained nursery school;

  • children for whom FNNE is provided.

19.This means that Chapter 1 does not apply to a curriculum for EOTAS, including PRUS, or to a curriculum for pupils at a maintained school who are over compulsory school age.

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