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School with 300 holes in the roof.

School with 300 holes in the roof.

A West Midlands head teacher says he is "extremely angry" that budget shortages have led to the cutting of 14 staff - in a school with 300 holes in the roof.

James Ludlow, head of the King's Church of England school, has also had to cancel music lessons and art events.

Heads' leader Geoff Barton has warned the education secretary any further budget pressures on schools would be "catastrophic" and risk "insolvencies".

The Department for Education says school funding has been protected.

'I thought they were joking'

"It's really heartbreaking," said James Ludlow, head of the Wolverhampton school, standing beside a bucket for collecting rain in a corridor.

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