Another victory for Avroes Muslim School in Lille. In a press release published on its site, the Administrative Court informed that the summary judge ordered the Hauts-de-France region to “pay, on a provisional basis, the Averos Association, an amount of 274,638.84 euros in respect of day school fees.” given. Payable for the 2019/2020 school year “,” under penalty of delay of 200 Euro per day within 10 days “. “The sector is legally required to pay this contribution, by the very fact of the establishment’s position under a contract of cooperation with the public education of the private high school of which the association is the manager”, supports the court.
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“Besides in ignorance of the binding force of its Ordinance of March 31, 2020, the urgency relating to the financial position and general interest of the Association which is connected with the stability of the activities of Averroes High School, established under contract with the State for education, its existence.” Order the declaration of precautionary measures to guarantee the quality of the day, ”the summary judge said. In a judgment delivered on March 31, the Lille administrative court refused to pay the day school fees for the 2019/2020 school year to the Avros association. The decision of the Hauts-de-France region was suspended.
“I welcome this new decision and hope this time the region will comply”, said toldAFP Nicolas Neff Neff, one of two lawyers from the Avros Association, which manages the school. This time, the field intends to execute, but also to appeal. “If the State Council gives us reasons, it will overturn the administrative court’s decision and then we will ask for reimbursement,” Javier Taquet, chief of staff to the regional council’s president, Javier Bertrand, told the same source.