But data suggests two thirds of schools did not request a deferral
Special schools battle higher rates of staff and pupil absence
The change means far fewer schools will be visited for inspection in the coming weeks
Oasis said other academy trusts were also considering going beyond DfE guidance to tackle Omicron
The scheme was reintroduced last month amid rising rates
Every school will receive second-dose sessions by half-term, even as more than half 12-15-year-olds remain unvaccinated
It would cost schools at least £5,900 to fund one unit in every classroom
The DfE is urging schools to be vigilant about fake NHS emails urging readers to order tests 'to avoid...