Telegraph 17th July 2015
A school will take all five inset days in the same week so parents can save money by taking their children away on holiday during term time.
Headteacher Catherine Barnett came up with the back-to-back training days for staff to help parents save up to £500 on their family holidays.
It breaks with tradition where schools are allowed to have five staffing training days – known as inset days – a year but normally spread them out.
Parents at 485-pupil Eveswell Primary School in Newport, South Wales, were told five …
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