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Sep 21 2017
Number of schools in England with an in year deficit 2012 - 17
Sep 21 2017
Ratio of applicants to places in (a) academies, (b) free schools, (c) comprehensive and (d) grammar schools, 2011 - 17
Sep 20 2017
number of unfilled primary places in England 2016
Sep 19 2017
Number of sites for new schools purchased by the Education Skills Funding Agency at 60 per cent above the Red Book price, 2014 -17
Sep 14 2017
number of independent schools opened 2010 - 17
Sep 7 2017
Number and proportion of looked-after children in out of borough placements , England, 2011 - 16
Aug 15 2017
schools that opened since 2010 that have now closed
Jul 20 2017
how many and which sixth form colleges have closed in England since 2010.
Jul 20 2017
how many sixth form colleges closed in England 2010 - 17
Jul 20 2017
surplus school places in (a) primary, (b) secondary and (c) all schools. SEE LINK
Jul 20 2017
number of academies transferred to a new sponsor 2015 - 17
Jul 5 2017
Numbers of academies, free schools, studio schools and UTCs within each Regional Schools Commissioners’ region
Apr 20 2017
government spending on academy conversions and the development of MATs
Apr 20 2017
number of free schools in temporary accommodation
Apr 3 2017
funding per pupil at school level, 2015 and 2016
Mar 27 2017
Departmental spending on land purchases for new free school sites 2010-16.
Mar 27 2017
Number of free schools and university technical colleges which have closed 2009 - 17
Mar 21 2017
Number of new nursery places created by free schools that have opened 2015 - 16
Mar 17 2017
Value of academy trusts’ land and buildings, 2017
Mar 13 2017
number of pupils, with a full age breakdown, in every school, 2017 SEE LINK
Feb 27 2017
statutory duties of local authorities funded by central schools services block
Feb 27 2017
percentages of pupils in selective and non-selective sixth forms entitled to free school meals
Jan 31 2017
Proportion of schools that were (a) local authority, (b) church and (c) academy and free schools ,December 2016.
Jan 11 2017
Number of schools, listed as rural, that have closed 2010 - 16
Jan 10 2017
Number of new school places created in free schools rated inadequate by Ofsted 2012 - 16
Dec 20 2016
numbers of academies sponsored by grammar schools and universities
Dec 19 2016
proportions of students in sixth form colleges and school sixth forms who had been eligible for FSM
Dec 19 2016
number of academy trusts making related party transactions
Dec 9 2016
proportions of boys admitted to grammar schools by ethnicity and FSM
Nov 28 2016
Number of academy conversions in 2016, by month
Nov 25 2016
Distances from major towns and cities in England to the nearest state-funded selective school
Nov 22 2016
Number of faith schools and other free schools that have been announced since 2010
Nov 17 2016
Number of free schools that opened 2010 - 13 in temporary buildings.
Nov 17 2016
Number of free school project applications withdrawn or cancelled 2011- 2016
Nov 14 2016
Number of free schools cancelled or withdrawn 2010 - 2016
Nov 12 2016
Number of financial notices to improve issued to academy trusts , 2010 -16
Nov 11 2016
number of grammar schools proposing to expand, 2012 -16
Nov 11 2016
Number of pupils with special educational needs in Selective Schools
Nov 9 2016
number of independent schools that sponsor academies
Nov 8 2016
Number of free schools delayed in opening 2010 - 16
Nov 8 2016
Number of instances of financial malpractice and irregularity in free schools and academies and community schools 2013 - 16
Nov 8 2016
Number of planning areas in need of additional secondary school places by September 2017, England
Nov 8 2016
Number of 16-19 free schools opened 2012 - 17
Nov 8 2016
Number of planning areas in need of additional primary school places by September 2017; England
Nov 4 2016
university technical colleges with less than full capacity
Nov 4 2016
number of (a) EU and (b) non-EU students in UK universities 2015 -20
Nov 2 2016
number and proportion of schools in debt 2016
Oct 28 2016
Distance travelled to school by grammar and non-selective pupils
Oct 24 2016
proportion of Ofsted Outstanding grades in secondary schools in selective and non-selective areas
Oct 21 2016
number of Financial Notices to Improve issued in 2016
Oct 13 2016
GCSE performance by pupil ethnicity in selective, partially selective, and non-selective areas
Oct 13 2016
achievement at GCSE and A level in selective, partially selective and non-selective areas
Sep 20 2016
Number of university technical colleges in England
Sep 16 2016
proportion of grammar school pupils in receipt of the pupil premium in England
Sep 15 2016
number of academies that have been removed from multi academy trusts, 2013 - 16
Sep 12 2016
number of academies judged inadequate and funding agreement terminated 2010 - 16
Sep 5 2016
number of applications from maintained schools to convert to academy status approved and declined by each regional schools commissioner in 2015.
Jul 14 2016
Open academies who have applied for an exemption from providing a broadly Christian act of collective worship, 2012 - 16
Jun 6 2016
rebrokering of academies graded inadequate by Ofsted
Jun 6 2016
percentage of free schools opened in areas with basic need for school places
Jun 6 2016
pre-opening support grants to schools converting to academy status
Jun 6 2016
spend on Northern Fund competitions for academy sponsors
May 26 2016
Number of free schools in temporary accommodation.
May 23 2016
Amount spent on free school projects that did not result in the establishment of a school 2011 - 2015
May 23 2016
Amount spent on free school projects that did not result in the establishment of a school 2011 -15 SEE LINK
May 23 2016
Numbers of academy closures and re-brokerages by region, 2014 - 2016
May 23 2016
Number of times that the Education Funding Agency on behalf of the Secretary of State has directed academies to admit pupils, 2012 - 15
May 23 2016
Number of free schools closed 2011 - 2015
May 23 2016
Numbers of academy closures and re-brokerages by region, 2014 - 2016
May 11 2016
Number of free schools delayed in opening 2010- 16
May 4 2016
Number of academy schools who are not members of a multi-academy trust, 2016
May 4 2016
Number of free schools that have participated in local authority pupil place planning ,2013 - 16
Apr 29 2016
number of free schools in multi-academy trusts
Apr 18 2016
number of unfilled places in free schools
Mar 22 2016
number of irregular related party transactions by academy trusts, 2013-14
Mar 8 2016
corrected answer: number of appeals heard in relation to admissions decisions, 2012 - 16
Feb 16 2016
Number of English-domiciled students studying at Welsh, Scottish, and Northern Irish HEIs, 2010 - 15
Feb 15 2016
Student enrolment in school sixth forms, academy sixth forms and 16 to 19 years free schools, 2014/15
Feb 10 2016
Number of academy trusts and number of academies in each trust.
Feb 10 2016
Number of applications for sponsorship of academies received 2010 - 16
Feb 9 2016
Number of unregistered schools in England 2016
Feb 9 2016
Number of appeals heard in relation to admissions decisions, 2012 - 16
Feb 2 2016
Proportion of state-funded schools that are academies, start 2016
Dec 10 2015
Number of additional primary school places needed to meet demand in 2016/17
Dec 9 2015
Number of schools in rural areas rated by Ofsted as inadequate that became academies in 2014-15.
Nov 23 2015
Acceptances and entry rates to unversity for 18 year olds from the most disadvantaged areas in England, 2009 - 14
Nov 19 2015
Available school places and pupil forecasts 2014 - 17
Nov 19 2015
Available school places and pupil forecasts - primary schools
Nov 4 2015
Number of English secondary schools belonging to an academy trust which has more than one school. 2015
Nov 2 2015
Number of applications for expansions of grammar schools on new sites, 2012 - 13
Oct 19 2015
number of schools with 'religious character' opened 2010-2015 (nb tabulation error in table)
Sep 14 2015
Amount and proportion of capital budget allocated to free schools
Sep 14 2015
Number of DfE staff working on academies and free schools
Sep 14 2015
Engagement of external organisations for DfE policy evaluations
Sep 14 2015
Number of pupils at schools in a different local authority area from their residence
Jun 11 2015
number of academies transferred to new sponsor after being graded inadequate
Jun 4 2015
number and cost of civil servants working on free schools
Jun 2 2015
criteria for assessing free school applications
Jun 2 2015
demand for school places, 2015-2020 by local authority
Jun 1 2015
Number of free schools and UTCs established since 2010, by local authority
Jun 1 2015
financial incentives for schools to collaborate
Mar 26 2015
Pre-opening expenditure for free school projects that opened or were withdrawn , 2011 to 2013
Mar 26 2015
Number of children enrolled, and funded, at each free school (link)
Mar 26 2015
Interim executive board applications approved 2010 - 14
Mar 23 2015
Number of academies, free schools and university technical colleges entitled to VAT reimbursements 2010 -15
Mar 20 2015
Planning areas in England in need of additional primary school places by September 2015
Mar 18 2015
Number of further education colleges , 2010 - 16
Mar 18 2015
Number of further education colleges, 2010 - 15
Mar 6 2015
Number of secondary school pupils in publicly-funded selective schools and number of pupils attending schools outside their local authority area, Jan 2014
Feb 11 2015
In DfE annual report and accounts, expenditure categorised as 'other'
Feb 9 2015
year 7 pupils at selective schools in 2010 who were FSM, statemented, BME, or LAC
Feb 9 2015
year 7 pupils at selective schools in 2011 who were FSM, statemented, BME, or LAC
Feb 9 2015
year 7 pupils at selective schools in 2012 who were FSM, statemented, BME, or LAC
Jan 15 2015
Number and percentage of pupils enrolled in year 7 in state-funded selective schools in January 2014
Jan 8 2015
Proportion of applicants who received their first choice of primary or secondary school place, September 2014 entry
Dec 18 2014
number of 16-19 free schools opened 2014-15, and pupils on roll
Dec 8 2014
the number of schools granted derogation from the Admissions Code, and reasons
Dec 1 2014
number of schools which established sixth forms 2014-15
Nov 24 2014
Number of university technical colleges that have (a) closed and (b) changed their intake from 14 to 18 year olds to 16 to 18 year olds, 2010 to 2014
Nov 11 2014
Number of teachers needed in the English state funded-sector in each academic year from 2015/16 to 2020/21 for maths, physics, and computing
Nov 11 2014
Number of students enrolled in the 16-19 academy and free schools that have opened 2010 -13
Nov 11 2014
Number of additional teachers that will be needed in 2015-16.
Nov 11 2014
Number of students enrolled in school and academy sixth forms that have opened since 2011 - 14
Nov 10 2014
Number of trainee teachers recruited in the initial allocations to School Direct to (a) primary and (b) secondary schools 2013/14
Nov 10 2014
Number of schools on the Priority School Building Programme.
Nov 6 2014
Initial teacher training (ITT) allocations for School Direct and HE providers, 2011 - 16
Nov 3 2014
State funded schools providing boarding places for paying overseas students.
Oct 29 2014
Decisions by regional schools commissioners on new schools
Oct 21 2014
number of primary schools with more than 600 pupils
Oct 20 2014
directions by EFA to academies to admit pupils
Oct 17 2014
teaching schools' bids from the early years self-improvement fund
Sep 1 2014
Proportion of children who achieved their first choice school place (primary and secondary) for entry September 2014.
Jul 21 2014
free schools: sites, areas of shortage of school places, projects cancelled
Jul 16 2014
number of complaints against academy brokers
Jul 16 2014
free schools opening in September 2014, and their accommodation
Jul 14 2014
register of connections between ministers, public employees, DfE board members and academies
May 12 2014
Number of local authority schools which have become academies, 2010 - 14
Apr 30 2014
number of governors trained on performance related pay awards
Apr 1 2014
list of academy sponsors with ten or more academies
Mar 24 2014
number of free school applications submitted by academy trusts
Mar 18 2014
number of academy sponsors restricted from further sponsorship; and percentage of trusts which did not submit their 2012-13 accounts by the deadline
Mar 11 2014
free schools: numbers and percentages of places filled, 2012-13
Mar 10 2014
the value of land owned by academy trusts
Mar 4 2014
the cost of cancelled free school applications
Mar 4 2014
available places in state-funded schools, 2010-13
Feb 28 2014
criteria for Secretary of State's intervention in an academy
Feb 26 2014
primary schools rejected for academy status, by Ofsted category
Feb 24 2014
free schools: conversion of independent schools, and ownership of sites
Feb 13 2014
free schools: number of places, vacancies, admissions, pupils with SEN, and compliance with the Public Sector Equality Duty
Feb 13 2014
capacity of multi-academy trusts to support underachieving schools
Feb 6 2014
Number of sponsored and converter academies in England in May 2010 and January 2014
Jan 20 2014
costs of sixth form academies and free schools, and quality of provision
Jan 14 2014
numbers of sixth form college corporations dissolved
Jan 9 2014
number of free schools for autistic pupils
Jan 6 2014
approval of the BAU Foundation Trust as an academy sponsor
Jan 6 2014
free schools: number, qualifications of headteachers, sixth form free schools, hot meals in free schools
Dec 4 2013
Number of special schools in England and the age ranges they accommodate.
Nov 25 2013
Number of state-funded schools operating at or above full capacity, 2009 - 12
Nov 18 2013
Funding for former fee paying schools which have converted to become free schools and academies, 2007 - 13
Nov 18 2013
Number of surplus places in free schools, May 2012
Oct 31 2013
results of Ofsted inspections of free schools
Oct 21 2013
parent groups supporting free school applications
Oct 17 2013
The numbers of free school sponsors who are academy sponsors or teacher-led groups
Sep 13 2013
Department for Education's Non-Executive Board Members, the dates of their appointments and the dates their terms of office will expire.
Sep 12 2013
Costs associated with private schools converting to state academies.
Sep 10 2013
DfE spending on staff training and foreign travel, 2009/10 - 2012/13.
Sep 2 2013
Total capital investment in schools by the DfE, 1997/8 - 2015/16 (projected).
Sep 2 2013
Percentage of primary and secondary schools without on-site facilities for producing hot meals; percentage transporting them from another source, 2011-12; proportion of said schools compliant with food-based and nutrition-based standards (schools both with and without local authority provision); proportion of schools taking up school lunches.
Sep 2 2013
Number of written questions answered by the BIS, 9th to 18th July 2013.
Sep 2 2013
Number of academies (including number part of a chain) and number of free schools as of 1st August 2013.
Sep 2 2013
Percentage of pupils offered admission to first choice school and percentage offered admission to top three choice school, 2013 (England).
Sep 2 2013
Number of local authorities co-sponsoring academies.
Sep 2 2013
Number of written questions answered by the DfE, 18th June to 18th July 2013.
Jul 2 2013
Number of academies co-sponsored by local authorities; number of "new build" academy projects since 2010. "New build" is defined as replacing 70% or more of the existing school estate with new buildings.
Jun 27 2013
Proportion of the places created under the free schools programme in 2013 which will be primary places
Jun 24 2013
Identified shortfall in available education and training places ,2011 - 13, England
Jun 18 2013
Number of students in secondary schools, England
Jun 10 2013
Number of academy brokers currently employed, 2013
Jun 10 2013
Applications and offers for entry to secondary schools, academic years 2009/10 to 2013/14, England
Jun 5 2013
Applications and offers for entry to secondary schools in England - Academic years 2008/09 to 2013/14
Jun 3 2013
Number of free schools open and in the pipeline
May 21 2013
Regulations introduced by the DfE and their net cost to to business and social organisations.
May 21 2013
Number of multi-academy trusts and the number of schools they incorporate; the same as a proportion of a) the total number of academies and b) the total number of state schools.
May 20 2013
DfE expenditure on staff training and development, 2008/9 - 2012/13.
May 20 2013
The names, terms of office and remuneration arrangements for the Children's Commissioner, Board Members of the School Teachers' Review Body and Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service.
May 15 2013
Total running costs of buildings leased and run by the DfE.
May 14 2013
Local authorities which are subject either to a Direction, improvement notice, or where, following an inadequate Ofsted inspection, considered for departmental intervention.
Apr 25 2013
Number of pupils in each year group in schools, and total number of classes for each year group, 2012
Apr 25 2013
Number of national and local leaders of education in the regions of England
Apr 25 2013
Numbers of pupils at each free school, 2012
Apr 23 2013
Number of national and local leaders of education in the education system, 2010 - 2013
Apr 22 2013
Number and percentage of free schools and academies which recruited fewer sixth-form students than they were funded for, 2011 - 13
Apr 22 2013
Number of university technical colleges, 2012/13
Apr 18 2013
Number and proportion of state funded primary and secondary schools designated as faith schools, 2013
Apr 17 2013
Average time taken by schools to open as an academy 2008 -13 and as a free school 2010 - 13
Apr 16 2013
Rates of pay for academy brokers, 2012/13
Mar 26 2013
Successful applications to the Priority School Building Programme as of February 2013.
Mar 22 2013
Number and pay grades of staff in a) the DfE's Safeguarding Unit and the Children, b) Young People and Families Directorate for May 2010; and c) for the Children's Services and Departmental Strategy Directorate in January 2013.
Mar 21 2013
Number of applications made to to become Early Years and Childcare providers, by applications to each register, 2008-March 2013; Number of removals from the register (resignations or cancellations), 2008-March 2013.
Mar 20 2013
Information on the launch on the government's Targeted Basic Need programme designed to fund the provision of school places in locations experiencing basic need pressures and in order to prepare for further rises in pupil numbers.
Mar 19 2013
Offender Learning and Skills Service (OLASS) providers for young offender institutions, under-18 and over-18.
Mar 19 2013
Total number of written parliamentary questions answered by the DfE between January 2012 and January 2013.
Mar 18 2013
Amount of capital spending for building repairs allocated for a) maintained and voluntary aided schools b) academies and c) sixth form colleges.
Mar 18 2013
Number of ICT teachers currently teaching.
Mar 12 2013
Amount paid by Education Funding Agency for redundancies as part of the Academy programme, 2011/12 and 2012 to date.
Mar 11 2013
DfE report into the impact of Supplementary Schools, institutions offering education opportunities outside of mainstream provision.
Mar 7 2013
Amount of funding for the Academies Capital Maintenance Fund, 2013.
Mar 5 2013
Number of primary schools receiving a section 5 Ofsted inspection and the outcomes, September to December 2012.
Mar 1 2013
Number of letters received by the DfE and number replied to within target time of 15 days.
Feb 25 2013
Proportion of state-funded mainstream primary schools by the number of pupils in Year 1, Jan 2012
Feb 25 2013
Number of additional academy places created through the Academies Capital Maintenance Fund, June 2012
Feb 11 2013
Number of student places allocated to further education colleges and higher education colleges which were unfilled of those allocated in the margin in the 2012-13 academic year. [
Nov 27 2012
Number and proportion of converter academies which have (a) formal and (b) other arrangements to help another school raise its performance. Nov 2012
Sep 18 2012
Average time taken by the DfE to respond to correspondence from MPs and VIPs and peers.
Sep 18 2012
Number of bids made to Academies Capital Maintenance Fund from academies in England. This is a fund set aside for academies designed to address building condition issues or expand provision.
Sep 3 2012
Cost of funding the Learning Records Service (LRS), 2011/12; the number of records held by the LRS as of 08/07/12.
Jul 17 2012
Number of pupils on roll and number of pupils with special educational needs, by school type and SEN provision, 2003-2011.
Jul 13 2012
Number of school sport partnerships, 2007-2011.
Jul 10 2012
Number of children with a statement of special educational needs attending a school outside of their local authority (England), 2011.
Jul 5 2012
Arm's length bodies abolished by the DfE since 2010 and the budget for those bodies in the last full year of operation.
Jul 4 2012
Capital spending on free schools in 2010/11 and 2011/12.
Jul 4 2012
Number and percentage of schools in England inspected by Ofsted and judged outstanding, 2010/11 and 2011/12 (July), by school phase.
Jul 4 2012
Free schools opened in September 2011 listed by deprivation banding.
Jul 4 2012
Number and percentage of academies in England inspected by Ofsted and judged outstanding, 2010/11 and 2011/12 (July), by academy type.
Jul 4 2012
List of regulations revoked by the DfE, February - May 2012; list of statutory instruments made by the DfE, February - May 2012, including those coming into force outside of this period.
Jul 3 2012
Number of current school inspectors (HMIs) with responsibility for further education colleges and sixth form colleges who have previously been principal or deputy principal of a further education college or sixth form college.
Jul 3 2012
Number of schools with sixth forms judged overall good or outstanding by Ofsted with success rates below 80%. The success rate of a school is the proportion of students who begin a qualification in an institution and finish it within the expected period of study.
Jul 3 2012
Number of secondary schools in each local authority that are open, or planned, academies (England).
Jul 3 2012
Number of pages containing official guidance removed from the DfE website by area.
Jun 18 2012
Number of local authorities where the majority of secondary schools are academies in 2012 and number of schools converting to academy status in each month of 2012
Jun 11 2012
Number of recipients of the Education Maintenance Allowance who were enrolled in independent special schools funded by local authorities, 2010/11.
Jun 11 2012
Number of schools nationally that have applied for academy status since May 2010.
May 23 2012
Number of "direction to admit" requests from local authorities and the authority that made the request, 2011-12. Local authorities may request a "direction to admit" from the Secretary of State if it believes an academy has breached its funding agreement in failing to admit pupils to its roll.
May 23 2012
Number of applications to convert to academies and number of academy conversions as of 1st May 2012.
May 22 2012
Number of schools with head, deputy and assistant head teacher vacancies not filled or only temporarily filled by school phase, November 2010 and November 2011.
May 22 2012
Department of Education spending on external consultants, 2008-09 to 2010-11.
May 17 2012
Number of complaints about supply teacher agencies about a possible breach of the Quality Mark standard received by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC), 2011; number of complaints received about supply teacher agencies about possible breaches of the law received by the Employment Agency Standards Inspectorate, 2011.
Apr 25 2012
Number of schools that have converted and applied to convert to academy status in England.
Mar 22 2012
List of the statutory regulations introduced by DfE in the period 1st June 2011 to 31st January 2012.
Mar 20 2012
Number and percentage of pupils at the end of Key Stage 4 achieving 5 or more A*-C grades at GCSE and equivalent by residence in areas of deprivation (using the Income Deprivation Affecting Children Index (IDACI)).
Mar 19 2012
University undergraduate retention rates, 2008-09. Includes a link to a full list of Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) performance indicators.
Mar 12 2012
Number of Ofsted inspections carried out on services sponsored by the Department of Work and Pensions in England, 2006/07 to 2010/11. NB. Ofsted ceased to inspect DWP-sponsored services in August 2010.
Mar 8 2012
Number and percentage of pupils attending grammar or fully selective schools in a different local authority from their local authority of residence; number and percentage of pupils attending grammar school in the same local authority as their local authority of residence.
Mar 7 2012
List of formerly independent schools that became state schools and the type of school they became, 2007 to 2011.
Mar 7 2012
Number of schools placed in special measures each year by Ofsted, 1993/4 - 2010/11 and number of schools having judgement of special measures successfully moderated, 2000/01-2011/12.
Mar 7 2012
Average, minimum and maximum cost per pupil for capital cost of schools in the Building Schools for the Future programme (secondary, special needs, pupil referral units and Academies), excluding contributions from local authorities.
Mar 6 2012
A list of local authorities in England having a high concentration of selective schools, classed by the DfE as 'wholly selective'.
Mar 6 2012
Total number of places in state-funded secondary schools including number and proportion of those at selective (Grammar) schools by local authority, 2011.
Jan 10 2012
1. Places allocated for Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE) courses by subject to start in the 2010/11 and 2011/12 academic years, England 2. Applications for Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE) courses by subject to start in the 2010/11 and 2011/12 academic years, England
Jan 10 2012
Number of free schools due to open in 2012 which are (a) new schools and (b) existing schools transferring to free school status.
Dec 20 2011
Free schools due to open in 2012 and beyond, by Local Authority.
Dec 20 2011
Revenue (pupil funding) provided to the twenty-four Free Schools opened in 2011 (excluding site and set-up costs). Contains link to funding methodology for Free Schools.
Dec 12 2011
Number of Academies (including Free Schools) open in England by Local Authority, 2010/11.
Dec 8 2011
Department of Education (and its predecessor) spending on litigation lawyers' fees and expenditure on judicial review proceedings, 2005/6 - 2011/12.
Dec 1 2011
Number of visits to schools by the Secretary of State for education by type, May - November 2010.
Dec 1 2011
Number of state schools (mainstream only) having closed in each year since 2000.
Nov 29 2011
As of 1 October 2011, number of primary and secondary schools that had converted to academy status
Nov 24 2011
How many schools have (a) become academies and (b) applied to become academies in each (i) region and (ii) parliamentary constituency as of 1 November 2011
Nov 24 2011
The names and locations of the first 24 mainstream Free Schools opened in September 2011.
Oct 31 2011
Number of pupils aged 11 in grammar schools, 2007-11
Sep 13 2011
Number of schools that have converted to academies and the number of applications outstanding to September 2011.
Jul 12 2011
The powers local authorities have to control or direct state schools and academy schools
Jun 27 2011
New contracts awarded by DfE with a value over £10,000 since January 2011.
Jun 22 2011
Funding for new Academies; access to Academies Capital Building Programme.
Jun 7 2011
Number of grammar schools having applied for or converted to academy status since 2010.
May 24 2011
UK domiciled full-time first degree qualifiers who previously attended an independent school by degree classification UK higher education institutions. Academic year 2009/10
May 23 2011
Children aged 19 years old who were in higher education (i.e. studies beyond A level) and who were looked after aged 16 years (in their 17th year in a foster placement as their final placement when they ceased to be looked after). Years ending 31 March 2005 to 2010. Coverage: England
May 18 2011
Number and percentage of pupils by type of school, as at January 2010. In England, by local authority area and region
May 4 2011
UK-domiciled full-time undergraduate entrants by socio-economic classification, UK Higher Education Institutions, academic years: 2009/10
May 4 2011
Numbers and proportions of the cohort of young people of academic age 16 enrolled in various institution types for the last five years
Apr 26 2011
Grant maintained primary and secondary schools : Number of schools and the highest and lowest number of pupils, England, January 1999
Apr 26 2011
Grants and funding streams for schools not included in the definition of core funding, 2009 - 12
Mar 30 2011
Budget for capital needs and start-up costs of free schools, 2010 - 11
Mar 30 2011
Allocation of capital funding to schools and local authorities, 2011 - 12
Mar 23 2011
Number of independent schools which have applied to become free schools 2011
Mar 18 2011
Number and percentage of faith schools in maintained mainstream school system
Mar 18 2011
Number of state-funded secondary schools with or without a sixth form in England and each local authority area.
Mar 17 2011
Proportion of funding for primary and secondary education in England derived from public and private sources , 2009 -10
Mar 17 2011
Percentage of pupils by ethnic group and by religious character of the school in maintained primary and state-funded secondary schools, 2010, England 2010
Mar 15 2011
Proportion of secondary school children who attend selective schools, and number of such schools
Mar 8 2011
Number and Government support of state boarding schools in England
Mar 4 2011
Number of pupils educated out of mainstream education, Jan 2010
Jan 19 2011
Number of children who attended 1. maintained primary and secondary schools, 2.Catholic maintained primary and secondary schools who were eligible for free school meals, 2009-10.
Jan 19 2011
Number of pupils attending secondary schools in which there were over (a) 1,000, (b) 1,500 and (c) 2,000 pupils in 2010
Jan 17 2011
Independent schools : number and percentage of pupils aged 5 to 10 and 11 to 15, 2006 - 10
Jan 11 2011
Number of surplus places available at schools in England, 2010
Dec 13 2010
Number of schools applying to become academies, Dec 2010
Dec 8 2010
Number of secondary schools with pupils at the end of Key Stage 4 and the proportion of these schools that had at least one entry in a vocational qualification.
Dec 7 2010
Number of part-time degree entrants at the Open University and other higher education institutions in 2008-09
Dec 1 2010
Number of primary schools involved in the Enterprise Network activities, 2010
Nov 16 2010
Information on where academy schools and free schools are subject to the Freedom of Information Act.
Nov 4 2010
Admissions criteria for faith schools that become academies.
Nov 1 2010
Schools that have successfully applied for free school status, with the date that the proposal was received.
Oct 27 2010
Mechanisms for parents to submit complaints about the operation of academy schools.
Oct 14 2010
Number of independent schools that have submitted formal proposals to become free schools.
Oct 11 2010
Where funding for a) special needs support services, b) behaviour support services, c) education welfare, d) school meals, e) pupil support and f) staffing costs will come from for academies, within the Academies' General Annual Grant.
Oct 4 2010
Number of primary and secondary schools that have registered their interest in becoming an academy, as at 27 August 2010.
Sep 13 2010
Number and proportion of children of compulsory school age in each local authority area who attended independent schools, Jan 2010.
Jul 22 2010
Number of schools in England which (a) are grammar schools, (b) are controlled, foundation, voluntary-aided or voluntary-controlled and (c) have sixth forms; and how many grammar schools with sixth forms are controlled, foundation, voluntary-aided or voluntary-controlled
Jul 20 2010
Number of pupils in pupil referral units with special educational needs (SEN) without a statement by age, in England, by local authority, Jan 2010
Jul 19 2010
Number of pupils in pupil referral units by age in England, by local authority, Jan 2010
Jul 15 2010
Average number of appropriate schools within two miles by local authority of pupil residence, January 2010
Jul 14 2010
Number of pupils with and without statements of special educational needs in alternative provison (other than pupil referral units),2008 and 2009
Jul 12 2010
Number of secondary schools graded as outstanding by Ofsted who do not have a sixth form. May 2010
Jul 7 2010
Local authorities which have no secondary schools with sixth forms
Jun 7 2010
Number of organisations administering two or more Academy schools
Mar 25 2010
Number of surplus places in maintained secondary schools between 2005 and 2009
Mar 25 2010
Contracts awarded by the Department to the Specialist Schools and Academies Trust and the value of each contract, 2007 - 11
Mar 24 2010
Number of children being educated at Muslim schools, Jan 2009
Mar 3 2010
Number of maintained primary schools with over 800 pupils, 1997 and 2009, England
Jan 26 2010
Enrolments in UK Higher Education institutions, 2007/08 and 2008/09
Jan 25 2010
Number and proportion of pupils who progressed to Higher Education by age 19 in 2005/06 and 2006/07
Jan 18 2010
Average per student funding of primary schools of varying sizes, 2009 -10
Jan 13 2010
Number of maintained nurseries that have closed, with reasons, 2005 - 08
Jan 7 2010
Number of primary and secondary schools opened and closed in each region 1997 - 2009
Jan 5 2010
Schools in the listed local authorities which have become co-operative Trust schools.
Jan 5 2010
Number of primary and secondary schools closed in each local authority area, 2008 - 09
Dec 16 2009
Government funding for the expansion of the co-operative schools network, 2008 - 09
Dec 14 2009
Number of Steiner Waldorf settings exempted from the Early Years Foundation Stage
Dec 14 2009
Number of mainstream maintained secondary and primary schools with no male teachers.
Dec 14 2009
Total budget share per pupil in secondary schools in England with an urban/rural split,: 2006-07
Dec 14 2009
Local education authorities with a percentage of surplus places of at least 10, 2008.
Dec 14 2009
Number of schools for children with emotional, behavioural and social difficulties in England
Dec 14 2009
Number of rural primary and secondary schools closed , 2000 - 09
Dec 9 2009
Proportion of foundation degrees offered by further education colleges, 2006/07
Dec 8 2009
Academies - capital funding contributions from sponsors and government
Dec 8 2009
Number of children under the age of 16 years being educated at home, 2009
Dec 8 2009
Proportion of young offenders who have special educational needs
Dec 7 2009
Average funding per capita for urban areas and rural areas under dedicated schools grant, 2007/08
Dec 7 2009
Funding allocated to rural authorities for small schools
Dec 3 2009
Number of all-Muslim girls', boys' and mixed sex boarding schools in England, 2009
Dec 2 2009
Number of schools in each local education authority with a percentage of surplus places of 25 or above.
Oct 12 2009
Number of single-sex maintained i) primary and ii) secondary schools, 1997 - 2009.
Jul 21 2009
The proportion of pupils achieving 5 + GCSEs at grades A*-C at acadamies and states schools, between 2004 and 2008.
Jun 26 2009
Pupil referral units in each local authority area attended by more than (a) 50 and (b) 100 pupils.
Jun 24 2009
Number of children attending grammar schools and what proportion of the secondary school population this figure represents, 2007 - 09 in each year
Jun 24 2009
Number of maintained mainstream secondary schools which (a) had between one and nine pupils and (b) 10 or more pupils with a statement of special educational needs at the end of Key Stage 4, 2008
Jun 24 2009
Capital funding provided to each Building Schools for the Futures project completed in 2008. .
Jun 24 2009
Number of schools with a specialism in sciences, who entered at least one pupil for GCSE chemistry in 2008.
Jun 17 2009
Annual cost of procedures for the grammar schools' ballot system
Jun 16 2009
Number of academies established in 2008 - 09
Jun 11 2009
Number of applications for university places made for the academic year 2008-09; and number of students accepted
Jun 10 2009
Number of pupils in maintained and state funded schools in 2008 and 2009 and projected number of pupils up until 2017.
Jun 4 2009
Departmental funding to voluntary aided schools with a religious character, 2001 - 04
Jun 3 2009
Projected number of pupils aged five and six in maintained primary and other schools, 2009 - 17, England
Jun 3 2009
Complaints about schools made to Ofsted, April 2007 to March 2009
Jun 3 2009
Number of schools in England educating five to seven year olds
Jun 1 2009
Number and percentage of pupils with no schools within two miles of their home where more than 30 per cent. of pupils achieved five GCSEs at A*-C including English and mathematics in 2008
Jun 1 2009
Maintained nursery, primary and secondary schools with more than 20 per cent. of pupils with statements of special educational needs, Jan 2008
Jun 1 2009
Number of full GCSE entries by pupils at the end of Key Stage 4, by school type, 2006 -08
Jun 1 2009
Schools in special measures for up to two years, Dec 2008
May 13 2009
Number of maintained secondary schools of each type in England.
May 7 2009
Circumstances under which a foundation school may be closed by a local authority.
Apr 28 2009
Guidance issued to local education authorities on the allocation of places at secondary schools to siblings of pupils at those schools.
Mar 31 2009
Number of maintained special schools and non-maintained special schools inspected by Ofsted in the 10% most deprived and 10% least deprived areas, and their inspection outcomes.
Mar 25 2009
Closure of rural schools and local authority area in which the schools are located, 2001 - 08
Mar 23 2009
Number and names of schools refused and granted approval to operate as specialist schools, 2009
Mar 18 2009
Percentage of children of secondary school entry age who gained a place at their first and second choice school , 2009
Mar 17 2009
Amount of grant payable to the governing bodies of voluntary aided schools with a religious character., 2004 - 09
Mar 17 2009
Non-maintained special schools with 100 or more pupils
Mar 16 2009
Source of funding for maintained Muslim schools and number of pupils educated in Muslim schools, England, 2008
Mar 12 2009
Number of schools the Schools Adjudicator criticised for their use of supplementary information forms in their admissions process, 2006 - 08
Mar 12 2009
Number of selective state secondary schools in England
Mar 9 2009
Number of pupil referral units opened in each year, by local authority area, 1998 - 2008
Mar 9 2009
Number of independent schools catering wholly, or mainly, for pupils with special educational needs; in each local authority area, 1997 - 2009
Mar 5 2009
Independent schools catering wholly or mainly for pupils with special educational needs which opened between 2005 and 2008
Mar 4 2009
Number of secondary schools in (a) rural and (b) urban areas closed, 2000 - 08
Mar 3 2009
All maintained secondary schools that have been replaced by Academies from 2002 to 2009
Mar 3 2009
Number of maintained (a) primary schools designated as rural in 2007 and 2008 and (b) secondary schools currently defined as rural, 2009, in each county in England.
Mar 3 2009
Number and proportion of children attending child care and early years providers by age , England, 2005 - 07
Mar 3 2009
Number of new Sure Start centres designated in each month in (a) 2007 and (b) 2006.
Mar 2 2009
Funding allocated for (a) library services and (b) other education services in prisons by the DIUS , 2003 - 08
Mar 2 2009
Number of maintained special schools by size, 2008
Mar 2 2009
Pupil referral units placed in special measures , 1997 - 2008
Feb 27 2009
Maintained special schools opening in 2008
Feb 27 2009
Learning and Skills Council/ Training and Enterprise Council funded apprenticeship starts from 1997 - 2008
Feb 26 2009
Number of primary schools in (a) rural and (b) urban areas that have closed , 2000 - 08, and number of small schools that have closed, by local authority, 2002 - 08
Feb 26 2009
Amount of revenue funding allocated by local authorities in England to maintained primary and secondary schools, 2001 - 09
Feb 25 2009
Fresh Start schools reaching the benchmark of 30 per cent. or more of pupils achieving five A* to C GCSEs including English and mathematics, 2005 - 08
Feb 12 2009
Expenditure on diplomas for the financial years 2005 - 08
Feb 12 2009
Numbers of specialist schools according to their particular specialism, 2006 - 08
Feb 12 2009
Number of SEN Key Stage 4 pupils attending academies 2003 - 08
Feb 11 2009
Number of independent schools primarily for pupils with special educational needs which opened 2003 - 08
Feb 10 2009
Number of specialist schools for music, 2006 - 08
Feb 5 2009
Average number of vacant places per childcare setting in England, by type of provision, and by region, 2005 - 07
Feb 5 2009
Number of childcare settings that have ceased operating permanently in each quarter, 2003 - 08
Feb 5 2009
Number of specialist schools in England, 2008
Feb 5 2009
Number of pupils on free school meals taught in schools with 1,500 or more and 2,000 or more, England, 1997 - 2008
Feb 5 2009
Number and percentage of child care providers in England that have opened and closed, 2007 - 08
Feb 5 2009
Dates for raising the education and training leaving age to (a) 17 and (b) 18 years
Feb 3 2009
Number and proportion of vacancies in nursery schools, 2006 and 2007
Jan 28 2009
Number of secondary schools in England, as of January 2009.
Jan 22 2009
Academies which are categorised in the National Challenge on the GCSE results of 2008..
Jan 22 2009
Estimate of when all teaching and non-teaching school staff will have had their Criminal Records Bureau checks completed.
Jan 21 2009
Number of and percentage decrease in National Challenge schools from 2006-08.
Jan 20 2009
Number of schools requiring special measures and significant improvement, from August 2008.
Jan 19 2009
The mainstream and special schools that joined the Specialist Schools programme in 2007-08.
Jan 19 2009
Assessment of the findings in Ofsted’s report on schools that have successfully emerged from special measures.
Jan 14 2009
The average number of months that primary and secondary schools spend in special measures, 1997-98 and 2007-08.
Jan 13 2009
Role of Government Offices in the new system of funding and management of sixth form colleges.
Jan 12 2009
Table showing the number of brand new maintained faith schools that have opened in each of the last 10 years.
Dec 16 2008
Departmental resources available to support school partnerships and collaborations
Dec 16 2008
Number of primary schools by urban rural classification
Dec 11 2008
Number of special schools in England, 1997 - 2008
Dec 10 2008
Number of Fresh Start schools opening since 2001
Dec 9 2008
List of school consortia offering the 14-19 diplomas and which diplomas are being offered
Dec 8 2008
Number of state-funded secondary schools and pupils by size of school, 1997 to 2008—England
Nov 26 2008
Number of maintained mainstream schools which have (a) closed or (b) merged since 2000
Nov 25 2008
Number of academies being co-sponsored by a local education authority
Nov 25 2008
Number of pupils in academies in 2008 - 09
Nov 25 2008
Number and percentage of pupils with special educational needs of behavioural, emotional or social difficulties by national curriculum year group in maintaind primary, state funded and all special schools, England 2008
Nov 25 2008
Number of pupils in the schools to be rebuilt or refurbished in Building Schools for the Future programme
Nov 25 2008
Number of universities sponsoring an academy
Nov 25 2008
Number of full-time equivalent teachers and teaching assistants in local education authority schools in England, 1997 - 2008
Nov 25 2008
Number of pupils by size of school in state funded secondary schools, 1997 - 2008
Nov 19 2008
Number of learners funded by the Learning and Skills Council resident in each region. 2003 - 04 to 2006 - 07
Nov 17 2008
Number of unfilled school places in maintained secondary schools in England, 2008, was 299,538 (9 per cent.).
Nov 11 2008
Number of pupils placed in alternative provision or Pupil Referral Units , 1999 - 2008
Nov 10 2008
Number of specialist language colleges teaching languages on a compulsory basis until the age of 16 years
Nov 10 2008
Number of specialist science colleges offering GCSEs in the separate sciences
Nov 5 2008
Number of schools for pupils with special needs opened and closed in England since 1997.
Nov 4 2008
Number of pupils being taught in primary schools with over 800 pupils in (a) 1997 and (b) 2008.
Oct 14 2008
Number of primary schools closed or merged in each year since 1997.
Sep 1 2008
How many schools have high performing specialist status and in what percentage of high performing specialist schools at least 65 per cent. of pupils have been awarded five A* to C GCSEs
Sep 1 2008
Full-time equivalent number of teachers in publicly funded schools in England designated as having a religious character in England, January 2008
Sep 1 2008
Number of people routed to higher education institutions by Train to Gain skills brokers.
Sep 1 2008
Numbers of schools that have been designated as sports, technology, engineering and music colleges , 2005 - 08
Sep 1 2008
Number of academy schools in England, and which local education authority has the highest number of academy schools.
Jul 7 2008
Local authorities who are participating in the Building Schools for the Future programme; and how many schools in each participating authority are scheduled for (a) refurbishment and (b) replacement.
Jul 7 2008
Average class size in each secondary academy school
Jun 23 2008
Percentage of classes in (a) primary and (b) secondary schools set by ability , 2002 - 3
Jun 20 2008
Secondary schools : Number of girls aged 14, 15, 16, 17 and 18 by ethnic group, 2003 to 2008 ,England
Jun 13 2008
Number and proportion of full day care providers by type of ownership, from 2001
Jun 11 2008
Information on the pre-entry qualifications of students entering first degree courses in medicine , 2002 - 2007
Jun 11 2008
How many performing arts schools there are in England;]
Jun 11 2008
UK domiciled entrants to foundation degree courses by age and prior qualification—UK higher education institutions academic year 2006/07
Jun 10 2008
Proportion of 18 and 19 year olds from each local authority area who obtained a place at university in each year from 1997 to 2000.
Jun 5 2008
Number and prcentage off secondary schools providing the full core offer of extended services in each year for which figures are available.
Jun 5 2008
How many schools rated as (a) outstanding and (b) good by Ofsted since 2003 have subsequently been placed in special measures
Apr 30 2008
Number of trust schools established under the provisions of the Education and Inspections Act 2006.
Apr 30 2008
How many construction projects the DCFS undertook for which the capital cost was greater than £1.5 million; 2005 - 08
Apr 29 2008
Most recent annual budget, purpose and staff complement of the each of the DCFS (i) advisory bodies, (ii) corporations and (iii) tribunals.
Apr 29 2008
Proportion of lessons in each school year which were set, 2002/3
Apr 29 2008
Number of new schools commissioned under the Building Schools for the Future programme; and how many commissioned under the private finance initiative model.
Apr 28 2008
Number of schools which have (a) applied for and (b) been granted (i) trust and (ii) foundation status in each (A) month and (B) quarter since 1 January 2005
Apr 28 2008
Total Government UK education spend as a proportion of GDP, 1997 - 2011
Apr 28 2008
The proportion of full-time equivalent unqualified teachers employed in local authority maintained schools in England by each local authority in January 2007
Apr 28 2008
Number of documents sent to all primary and secondary schools , 1997 - 2004
Apr 28 2008
Financial contribution made by the Department and its predecessors made (a) directly and (b) indirectly to the Specialist Schools and Academic Trust in each financial year since 2001-07
Apr 28 2008
How many children attended grammar schools in each year since 1996 and what proportion of the secondary school population this represented in each year
Apr 28 2008
Full-time equivalent number of educational psychologists (EPs) and the number of children per EPs employed in local authority maintained schools in each local authority in England, January 2007
Apr 28 2008
Average annual cost to schools of delivering (a) Key Stage 1, 2 and 3 national tests, (b) GCSEs and (c) A-Levels and AS-Levels
Apr 28 2008
Percentage of full and part-time( 1) secondary teachers that qualified in a particular year and were still in service in the maintained sector in England a number of years later
Apr 28 2008
Administrative costs from 1990-91 to 2006-07 for the departments which preceded the Department for Children, Schools and Families
Apr 28 2008
How many maintained schools have specialist status, broken down by specialism.
Apr 23 2008
Proportion of DIUS staff who worked part-time in 2007
Apr 21 2008
Number of private, voluntary and independent providers delivering a free early education to three and four-year-olds, 2004 - 07
Apr 21 2008
Number of nurseries opening and closing since 2003
Apr 21 2008
Number of pupil referral units opening and closing, 1998 - 2008
Apr 6 2008
How many people enrolled on (a) access courses and (b) foundation degrees in each year since 2006 How many (a) access courses and (b) foundation degree courses were running in each year since 2006
Apr 1 2008
How many (a) academies, (b) grammar schools and (c) independent schools will offer the full range of diplomas from (i) September 2008 and (ii) September 2009
Apr 1 2008
How much funding has been allocated under the Building Schools for the Future programme, in each local authority and broken down by parliamentary constituency. [
Mar 31 2008
Number of pupils in grammar schools during the last three years
Mar 31 2008
How many prisoners gained an (a) academic and (b) vocational qualification in each year since 1992.
Mar 31 2008
How many schools were in Ofsted categories since 1997 and are no longer in such categories.
Mar 31 2008
Number of temporarily filled full-time head teacher posts in local authority maintained schools in England, January 1998 to 2007.
Mar 31 2008
Number of university students in England who were (i) mature students, (ii) part-time students and (iii) part-time students aged over (A) 21 years and (B) 40 years in each academic year from 2001-02 to 2006.07
Mar 27 2008
Number of pupil referral units opening and closing in each of the last 10 years
Mar 26 2008
How many pupils achieved no grade higher than X at GCSE in 2007
Mar 26 2008
Number of full time and part time entrants to higher education courses at English higher education institutions by age and level of study, academic years 2001/2 - 2006/7
Mar 26 2008
How many adults are currently enrolled in further education courses, work-based learning and Train to Gain
Mar 26 2008
Proportion of (a) academies, (b) comprehensive schools and (c) independent schools offering the new diplomas in September (i) 2008, and expected to be offering in 2009
Mar 26 2008
How many pupils in pupil referral units taking GCSEs did not obtain a single GCSE at C grade or above in 2007
Mar 26 2008
How many pupils' examination results were exempted from appearing in GCSE result tables in 2007.
Mar 26 2008
Number of UK and overseas domiciled applicants and accepted applications to foundation degreee courses in the UK, years of entry 2002 - 2007
Mar 26 2008
Number of maintained schools and pupils in each local authority
Mar 25 2008
Number of pupils with special educational needs in the last five years in all schools
Mar 20 2008
Number of schools which have been closed after either being placed in special measures or given notice to improve since 1997.
Mar 20 2008
Total annual revenue support for English (a) academy schools and (b) community schools in each year since 2003-04; and what the average spend per pupil was in English (i) academy schools and (ii) community schools in each year.
Mar 20 2008
How many and what proportion of (a) academies, (b) independent schools and (c) trust schools have joined a consortium with other schools and colleges to provide diplomas
Mar 20 2008
Proportion of maintained schools which use religious faith as a criterion for admission
Mar 19 2008
Number of rural schools closing each year since 1998
Mar 17 2008
Number of village primary schools closed since 1998.
Mar 10 2008
How many schools (a) applied for and (b) received foundation status in each year since 2001
Mar 10 2008
How many schools became trust schools in 2007/8
Mar 3 2008
Number of children in maintained schools, listed by size of school
Feb 21 2008
The number of private finance schemes have been signed under the Building Schools for the Future programme
Feb 18 2008
Number of pupils in maintained primary schools in Jan 2007
Jan 31 2008
Number and names of educational facilities awarded university status in each year since 1997.
Jan 24 2008
How many year 1 pupils there were in schools in England in each of the last five years.
Jan 16 2008
Estimate is of the number of academies there will be between 2007-08 and 2020-21
Jan 16 2008
Which academies (a) are and (b) will be sponsored or co-sponsored by universities
Jan 10 2008
Which (a) universities and (b) further education colleges have the highest numbers of non-European Union students registered for courses; and how many such students each has registered.
Jan 10 2008
How many and what percentage of secondary school pupils were taught in schools with more than (a) 1,000 pupils, (b) 1,500 pupils and (c) 2,000 pupils in (i) 1990, (ii) 1995, (iii) 2000, (iv) 2005, (v)2006 and (vii)20077
Jan 7 2008
How many competitions for new schools were won by (a) academies, (b) local authority schools and (c) other schools in each month since January 2006
Jan 7 2008
How many requests to open new grammar schools were received from each LEA since 1997; what approval is needed to open a new grammar school
Jan 7 2008
How many local authorities have one or more mainstream institutions offering the international baccalaureate.
Dec 18 2007
The number of voluntary aided schools whose trustees are faith groups.
Dec 17 2007
The number of surplus places in secondary schools in each local authority area for each year from 2001-02 to 2007-08.
Dec 12 2007
Secondary schools which have gone into special measures in each month since 1st January 2007 and what proportion of pupils in each such school achieved five A* to C GCSEs in 2006 and 2007.
Dec 11 2007
The sponsors and co-sponsors of academies approved since June 2007.
Dec 10 2007
Schools which have applied for and been granted trust and foundation status since 1 September 2006
Dec 10 2007
The number of pupils in maintained primary schools in each year since 1997.
Dec 10 2007
The number and proportion of schools built under the Building Schools for the Future programme which have up to and including 1,000 pupils, 1,001 to 1,500 pupils, 1,501 to 2,000 pupils and more than 2,000 pupils.
Dec 10 2007
The number of pupils who attended secondary schools in which there were over 1,000, over 1,500 and over 2,000 pupils in each year since 1997.
Dec 3 2007
The number of academies, schools in special measures and schools given notice to improve in each region in the latest period for which figures are available.
Dec 3 2007
Local authorities included in the Building Schools for the Future programme who have made submissions which have not included a proposal to open an academy.
Dec 3 2007
The number of secondary schools and primary schools in each local authority in England.
Nov 22 2007
The number of maintained schools opened in each year since 1992.
Nov 22 2007
Funding and funding per pupil provided to academies, city technology colleges, grammar schools, community schools, foundation schools, voluntary aided schools, voluntary controlled schools and specialist schools.
Nov 22 2007
Number of maintained secondary schools which did not have specialist status as at January 2007 and the average level of free school meal eligibility of those schools.
Nov 22 2007
The number of secondary schools which had more than 1,000 pupils and 1,500 pupils in 1997 and 2007.
Nov 21 2007
Number of surplus school places in primary and secondary schools in each year since 1998.
Nov 13 2007
Number of interim executive boards established in each of the last five years, broken down by local authority.
Nov 12 2007
Number of academies (a) established, (b) agreed but yet to open and (c) proposed in each local education authority; and how many were for the age group 11 to 16 and 11 to 18 years in each case.
Oct 25 2007
Number of academies which have exceeded budgets for new buildings
Oct 24 2007
Schools which have closed and become academies
Oct 22 2007
Number of specialist sports colleges established.
Oct 15 2007
Number of secondary school places maintained in each year since1997
Oct 15 2007
Number of maintained special educational needs schools in each local education authority in England in 1996-97 and 2006-07
Oct 15 2007
Number of pupils aged 10 and 15 in school for each year since 1995
Jul 26 2007
Total sponsorship each academy has received to date
Jul 24 2007
Number of schools ha funded via the private finance initiative in the last five years
Jul 24 2007
Contribution from private investors to each academy’s capital costs
Jul 24 2007
Number of school closures in the last 10 years.
Jul 24 2007
Proportion of capital investment on schools accounted for by capital investment in academies in each year from 2001 to 2007
Jul 23 2007
How many specialist schools in each of the last 10 years.
Jul 23 2007
How many schools have taken up (a) foundation and (b) trust status.
Jul 17 2007
Percentage of parents receiving first choice of school on child’s transfer to secondary school
Jul 17 2007
GCSE results and truancy rates for each academy since 2000
Jul 17 2007
How much has been allocated in private finance initiative credits to each Building Schools for the Future project which has been agreed
Jul 17 2007
How many academies built since 2001 and cost of each
Jul 16 2007
Proportion of children educated in independent schools in each year from 1997 to 2007.
Jul 16 2007
Average size, by pupil numbers, of English secondary schools, in each year from 1990 to 2007
Jul 3 2007
Number of school age children attending independent schools
Jun 25 2007
Average percentage of the pupil intake in receipt of free school meals in each city technology college (CTC), academy CTC, academy and category of specialist school.
Jun 21 2007
Percentage of children selected by aptitude to attend city academies and specialist schools are in receipt of free school meals.
Jun 14 2007
The cost of each completed academy; and the contribution made by the Government to each.
Jun 11 2007
The number and the proportion of pupils in each academy school who have special educational needs; and the proportion of pupils who take free school meals.
Jun 11 2007
The number of academy schools which are taking students, will open to students before the end of 2007 and have opened.
Jun 11 2007
The average A-level results which were obtained by pupils at state city academies and other schools at A-level in 2006.
Jun 11 2007
Percentage of pupils at state city academies who have obtained five or more A*-C passes at GCSE in 2006.
Jun 11 2007
Target set for the number of city academies to be established in England by May 2010.
Jun 6 2007
Funding allocated to the Specialist Schools and Academies Trust and the Specialist Schools Trust in each year since 1997.
May 23 2007
Spending by Dept on opinion surveys 2002 -2007
May 22 2007
Local Authorities selective, partially selective or comprehensive results KS2 to KS4

Statistical First Releases

Jan 19 2017
SFR 02/2017: Multi-academy trust performance 2015-16
Nov 10 2016
sfr 54/2016: education and training statistics for the whole UK
Jul 7 2016
DfE SFR32/2016: Multi-academy trust performance measures: 2014 to 2015
Jun 28 2016
Schools, pupils and their characteristics: January 2016
Jun 14 2016
Secondary and primary school applications and offers: 2016
Jul 16 2015
Schools, pupils and their characteristics: January 2015. Information collected in the January 2015 school census, including the number of schools and pupils.
Jun 16 2015
Secondary and primary school applications and offers: 2015
Jun 16 2015
Secondary and primary school applications and offers: 2015
Jun 11 2015
Schools, pupils and their characteristics: January 2015
Nov 6 2014
education and training statistics for UK 2014; includes data on schools, colleges, HEIs, staff, qualifications, and spending
Jul 17 2014
SFR 25/2014 Admissions appeals in England: academic year 2013 to 2014
Jul 16 2014
SFR 23/2014 National pupil projections: trends in pupil numbers - July 2014
Oct 29 2013
SFR 24/2013: Income and expenditure in academies 2011-12 (updated)
Mar 26 2013
Data reported by local authorities about secondary school applications and offers in 2013 (National Offer Day is 1 March each year). It details the number of applications received, offers made based on preferences expressed, alternative offers and offers to schools within and outside of the local authority.
Mar 21 2013
Data on national projections for the number of pupils in schools by type of school and age group.
Mar 1 2013
School capacity 2011-12. The data collected in the 2011-12 academic year includes information on the number of school places and the number of pupils in maintained primary and secondary schools at local authority level. Information on the number of places in academies is also included in this release. It also includes forecasts of pupil numbers at LA level.
Jun 21 2012
A statistical first release on schools, pupils and their characteristics including age, gender, free school meal eligibility, ethnicity, and first language.
Mar 22 2012
Local authority level information about secondary school applications and offers received by parents on National Offer Day 2012 (1 March). It details the number of applications received, offers made based on preferences expressed, alternative offers and offers to schools within and outside of the local authority.
Jan 24 2012
DfE: National pupil projections - Future trends in pupil numbers - December 2011
Jun 22 2011
Appeals lodged by parents against non-admission to preferred school, 2009/10.
Jan 6 2011
School Revenue Balances 2009-10
Jan 6 2011
Financial reports on Local Authority expenditure on their education and children's social care functions: 2009-10
Jun 24 2010
National Pupil Projections: Future Trends in Pupil Numbers
Jun 10 2010
Admissions Appeals for maintained primary and secondary schools in England, 2008/09
May 13 2010
Schools, Pupils and their Characteristics: January 2010
Mar 18 2010
National Pupil Projections: Future Trends in Pupil Numbers
Mar 11 2010
Secondary School Applications and Offers 2010
Jan 13 2010
DCSF: GCE/Applied GCE A/AS and Equivalent Examination Results in England, 2008/09 (Revised)
May 7 2009
DCSF: Schools, Pupils and Their Characteristics: January 2009
Mar 12 2009
DCSF: Secondary School Applications and Offers
Feb 24 2009
School revenue balances 2007-08
Nov 27 2008
DCSF: Education and Training Statistics for the United Kingdom: 2008 This provides statistics relating to education and training in the UK and includes Chapters relating to schools, post-compulsory education & training and qualifications & destinations, with annexes containing figures on education expenditure and UK population numbers.
May 22 2008
DCSF: Secondary School Applications and Offers This statistical report gives local authority level information about secondary school places and offers received by parents on National Offer Day 2008 (3 March), as provided by local authorities
May 22 2008
DCSF: Admission Appeals for Maintained Primary and Secondary Schools in England, 2006/2007

Press Releases

Sep 16 2016
DfE: list of letters to academy trusts about poor performance
Sep 16 2016
DfE: free schools, open and in pre-opening stage
May 17 2016
pre- and post-opening spending costs for free schools 2011 - 2015
May 6 2016
next steps towards educational excellence everywhere
Apr 13 2016
10 facts you need to know about academies - DfE statement
Jan 27 2015
Report of review into alleged inspection irregularities at three academy schools in Norfolk
Oct 29 2014
New schools announced and survey of free school headteachers.
Oct 22 2014
Increase in number of free school applications and number of sponsored academies
Oct 2 2014
Thousands more school leavers staying in education or training
Jun 24 2014
Percentage of first choice success for primary and secondary school entry
Nov 8 2013
Publication of a letter to academies about intervention in weak academies.
Oct 14 2013
Ministerial statement of reforming secondary school accountability.
Sep 3 2013
Increase in number of free schools, 2013/14
May 10 2013
Number of schools to be built by private financing.
Apr 22 2013
DfE announces new post-16 Technical Baccalaureate qualification.
Apr 17 2013
Announcement of the Chair of the Independent Standards Board for Education, Skills and Children's Services (England) from February 2013.
Apr 16 2013
DfE publishes draft guidance for setting teachers' performance related pay (from Sept 2013).
Apr 10 2013
National College for Teaching and Leadership announces 150 new teaching schools.
Apr 10 2013
13 more Studio Schools to open from September 2014 taking the total to 28
Jan 11 2013
Number of schools open as academies or due to open, Jan 2013
Nov 29 2012
Consultation to allow Ofsted to share the names and addresses of children’s homes with the police and other bodies.
Nov 9 2012
New members of the School Teachers’ Review Body (STRB) serving for for three years from 1 November 2012.
Aug 7 2012
Update on the number of school playing fields agreed to be sold, including the number sold each year since 1999.
May 15 2012
New government advice on the use of biometric data by schools and the need for parental consent.
Mar 8 2012
DfE asks Ofsted to look at ways to discourage early entry to GCSEs. Between 2007 and 2010 there was a 486% increase in pupils entered for GCSE before the end of Key Stage 4 (Year 11).
Nov 14 2011
The first ever special and alternative provision Free Schools have been approved to open from September 2012
Oct 20 2011
Academies see double the increase of other maintained schools at GCSE.
Sep 12 2011
Freedom over length of school day extended to all schools.
Sep 7 2011
Opening of first twenty-four Free Schools, September 2011.
Sep 5 2011
Increased number of under-performing schools becoming sponsored academies.
Sep 5 2011
Free schools: Oversubscription and relation to areas of deprivation.
Jul 5 2011
Four academies opening every school day; 801 academies now open – more than a fifth of all secondary schools
Jun 20 2011
Number of Free School applications for opening September 2012.
Jun 16 2011
Secretary of State for Education speech on reform of underperforming schools, acceleration of academy programme and change in performance measures at GCSE level.
Jun 3 2011
New Academy application figures (updates 10/05/11)
May 24 2011
Schools to get more power to manage teachers
May 23 2011
New plans to allow schools to employ overseas teachers more easily
Dec 13 2010
Schools financial settlement - education spending
Sep 1 2010
Number of schools converting to academy status, Sept 2010
Jun 2 2010
Total number of schools who have applied for academy freedoms as programme is expanded
Mar 29 2010
Funding to help primary and secondary schools become Accredited School Providers or to take part in Accredited Schools Groups programme, 2010 - 11
Sep 7 2009
New Academy Sponsorship Arrangements, Overall schools capital investment and progress on Building Schools for the Future
Jun 30 2009
Development of four new academies
Jun 16 2009
Partnership for Schools to manage all school building programmes
Jun 15 2009
New National Trust Challenges and new academies confirmed
May 20 2009
Information regarding the new Schools Recruitment Service.
May 7 2009
Report on school accountability and testing published by Government expert group.
Mar 12 2009
Percentage of successful secondary school applications and offers, 2009
Jan 19 2009
Revised guidance on children missing education and a review of home education is launched.
Jan 15 2009
Plans for National Challenge schools agreed.
Jun 18 2008
Number of schools achieving specialist status
Apr 9 2008
115 more schools have been accepted onto the Trust School programme
Mar 19 2008
Number of schools and colleges offering Diplomas in September 2009
May 14 2007
200 Trust school pathfinders and early adopters
May 14 2007
Audit of new and improved buildings in all local authorities

Key Reports

Jun 15 2017
Commons library research briefing: FAQs on academies and free schools
Jan 26 2017
Annual Report of the Office of the Schools Adjudicator
Jan 16 2017
open academies and in development, updated
Nov 21 2016
Commons briefing paper: schools and class sizes
Nov 4 2016
Commons library research paper: grammar school statistics
Nov 3 2016
details of applications to open free schools
Sep 28 2016
Commons library briefing paper: 'School admission in England. State-funded mainstream schools'
Sep 23 2016
Education Policy Institute report 'Grammar schools and social mobility'
Sep 12 2016
Government consultation (green paper): Schools that work for everyone
Sep 7 2016
Commons Library Research Paper - School admission in England
Jul 7 2016
Sutton Trust report 'Chain effects 2016' on performance of MATs
Jul 7 2016
Education Policy Institute report 'School performance in multi-academy trusts and local authorities – 2015’ compares pupil performance in MATs and LAs
Jul 4 2016
House of Commons library briefing paper Constituency casework: schools in England. Regularly updated overview.
May 11 2016
updated information on schools in England
May 5 2016
Standard Note for MPs on England's school structure
Apr 29 2016
Chief Inspector of School Annual Report 2014 -2015
Apr 20 2016
DfE consolidated annual report and accounts 2014-15
Apr 18 2016
Government response to the Education Select Committee on the role of the Regional School Commissioners
Apr 18 2016
Memoranda of understanding on academies between DfE and the Churches
Mar 25 2016
Guidance on applying to be a teaching school
Mar 17 2016
White Paper: Educational Excellence Everywhere
Mar 16 2016
Education and Adoption Act enacted
Feb 23 2016
DfE report on UTCs(University Technical Colleges) and studio schools applications received
Feb 19 2016
DfE list of free schools open and applications for new free schools
Jan 18 2016
Education Select Committee on the role of the School Commissioners
Aug 14 2015
DfE changes to constitution of governing bodies of maintained schools
Jul 1 2015
National Audit Office NAO short guide to work on the DfE
Jun 16 2015
Updated statistics on school applications
Mar 11 2015
Ofsted publishes document to clarify what it requires from schools and teachers and dispel myths about what it expects, including: - Ofsted does not require schools to provide individual lesson plans to inspectors. - Ofsted does not award a grade for the quality of teaching for any individual lessons visited and it does not grade individual lessons. - Ofsted does not expect to see a particular frequency or quantity of work in pupils’ books or folders.
Feb 25 2015
Education Funding Agency (EFA) Academies admissions appeals review: 2014
Jan 30 2015
Public Accounts committee critical report on DfE performance
Jan 21 2015
National Audit office report on the Department for Education financial statements 2013-14
Jan 21 2015
Education Select Committee on academies and free schools
Jan 16 2015
Office of the Schools Adjudicator annual report for September 2013 to August 2014
Jan 14 2015
Public Accounts Committee on school oversight and intervention
Jan 13 2015
Local Government Association (LGA) expresses concern about ability to provide school places
Dec 10 2014
Ofsted Annual Report 2014. Includes: - Summary documents - Regional Reports - Statistics
Dec 10 2014
Chief Inspector of Schools Annual Report (Ofsted) 2013 -2014
Oct 30 2014
National Audit Office on Academies and maintained schools: Oversight and intervention
Jul 17 2014
Admissions appeals in England: academic year 2013 to 2014
Jul 16 2014
Ofsted Update on schools' progress using their pupil premium funding to improve outcomes for pupils eligible for free school meals
May 12 2014
Public Accounts Committee on Education Funding Agency and Department for Education 2012-13 financial statements
Apr 30 2014
Public Accounts Committee on establishing free schools
Jan 29 2014
National Audit Office on performance and capability of the Education Funding Agency
Jan 16 2014
National Audit Office report on Department for Education and Education Funding Agency financial statements for 2012-13
Dec 11 2013
National Audit Office on cost of establishing free schools
Jul 4 2013
Education select committee report on school governing bodies
Apr 15 2013
Public Accounts Committee on Department for Education: Managing the expansion of the Academies Programme
Mar 27 2013
The report of Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Education, Children's Services and Skills: Schools
Mar 27 2013
The report of Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Education, Children's Services and Skills: Early years
Mar 15 2013
National Audit Office report on funding for new school places
Mar 15 2013
National Audit Office into the capital funding required for new school places in 2014.
Jan 19 2013
A flyer for University Technical Colleges supported by the Baker Dearing Educational Trust
Jan 10 2013
RSA/Pearson report on academies published
Nov 27 2012
The Annual Report of Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Education, Children’s Services and Skills 2011/12 (The OFSTED Annual Report).
Jul 1 2012
RSA report on the case for school commissioners
Jun 27 2012
BIS report on the value of overseas trade and investment in education-related activities to the UK economy.
Mar 28 2012
OECD Report on the impact of markets on education systems, October 2010
Dec 20 2011
Principles and methodology of funding for Free Schools to open 2012/13.
Dec 8 2011
Education and Training Statistics for the United Kingdom 2011. This volume contains information such as the number of schools by type and region, pupil numbers and pupil-teacher ratios, pupil progress and standards and free school meals data (Chapter 1); numbers involved in post-compulsory education or training (Chapter 2); GCSE and A Level results and pupil destinations (Chapter 3).
Nov 22 2011
The Annual Report of Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Education, Children’s Services and Skills 2010/11 (The OFSTED Annual Report).
Oct 28 2011
Annual Report of the Chief Schools Adjudicator. The Office of the Schools Adjudicator (OSA) deals with issues over the interpretation and application of legislation and guidance on school admissions. It does not deal with complaints from parents whose child has not been offered a place at a particular school. Their annual report outlines the work carried out by the office during 2010-11.
Sep 22 2011
Ofsted report on leadership of more than one school, federations effect on outcomes
Jun 21 2011
OFSTED survey evaluating the use of off-site alternative provision by a small sample of schools and pupil referral units.
Jun 21 2011
Ofsted survey evaluating the use of off-site alternative provision by a small sample of schools and pupil referral units
May 18 2011
An OFSTED report on school governance based on a survey of several schools
May 18 2011
A report by Ofsted on how 14 outstanding governing bodies and the headteachers of the schools they serve, contribute towards their effectiveness.
May 18 2011
Ofsted report on governance learning from the best
Mar 23 2011
A DFE review of research on school governance
Nov 4 2010
An OFSTED report on improving outcomes for children and young people through partnership in Children's Trusts
Sep 10 2010
The National Audit Office report says that many academies are performing impressively in delivering the Academies Programme's intended improvements. Most are achieving greater rates of improvement in academic attainment than their predecessor schools. However it makes the point that 'It cannot be assumed, however, that academies' performance to date is an accurate predictor of how the model will perform when generalised more widely.
Aug 13 2010
OFSTED survey of 10 local authorities working well in children's services
Nov 23 2009
Annual Report of Chief Inspector of schools is wide ranging study based on inspections of the preceding year and includes many aspects of the work of primary. secondary and special schools and FE colleges
Oct 22 2009
An OFTED review requested by the Secretary of State to establish the fitness for purpose of the regulations that registered independent faith schools are required to meet, and their contribution to preparing children and young people for life in Britain
Sep 1 2009
An implementation plan for the Learning Behaviour report by Sir Alan Steer
Apr 30 2009
An OFSTED review of the work of local authorities on their responsibilities for children and young people
Apr 30 2009
An OFSTED assessment of how targets were met by local authorities on the five indicators of Every Child Matters - Being healthy, Staying safe,Enjoying and achieving, Making a positive contribution and Achieving economic well-being in 2008.
Apr 15 2009
Final report from Sir Alan Steer on Learning Behaviour
Nov 12 2008
Lessons from outstanding providers, including schools identified by Ofsted, 2006/07
Nov 1 2008
Annual Report of Schools Adjudicator 2007 -8 Decisions on school admissions and school organization
Nov 1 2007
Annual Report of the Schools Adjudicator 2006 -7 Decisions on school admissions and school organization

Statistical Bulletins

Oct 1 2016
DfE transparency data: parental preferences for secondary school places 2016

Relevant Web Sites

Mar 1 2013
New Ofsted data website showing individual school performance data including exam performance, progress, attendance, and progress of disadvantaged pupils. See also http://dataview.ofsted.gov.uk/
Mar 1 2013
New data website from Ofsted presenting inspection result information by region. See also http://dashboard.ofsted.gov.uk/
Nov 29 2012
Gov UK site has information of relevance to parents and students for example about admissions, school transport, attendance, qualifications and student financing.
Feb 15 2012
A database of educational establishments across England and Wales.
Feb 15 2012
The School Organisation section of the DCSF website which covers changes of school status, opening and closing schools
Jan 1 2011
The Young Peoples Learning Agency funded Academies and supported local authorities to commission suitable education and training opportunities for all 16-19 year olds. It was replaced in 2012 by the Education Funding Agency. Archive material is available.
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