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Jun 30 2017
provision of capital and revenue funding per pupil in primary and secondary schools since 2005-06
Apr 25 2017
number of pupils eligible for free school meals
Apr 18 2017
number of Sure Start centres, and number closing, in 2016
Apr 3 2017
funding per pupil at school level, 2015 and 2016
Mar 27 2017
Average pupil to teacher ratio was in primary and secondary schools , England, 2011 - 15
Mar 23 2017
Number of full-time equivalent classroom teachers employed in schools in England 2010 - 15
Mar 14 2017
Cost of improving the condition of school buildings, 2011 - 17
Mar 14 2017
Cost of improving the condition of school buildings, 2011 - 17
Feb 27 2017
statutory duties of local authorities funded by central schools services block
Feb 9 2017
total number of pupils on roll, England, autumn 2016
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
Nov 17 2016
Number of free schools that opened 2010 - 13 in temporary buildings.
Oct 25 2016
numbers of childrens' centres, 2010 and 2016
Oct 24 2016
spending on removal of asbestos from school buildings
Oct 21 2016
number of Financial Notices to Improve issued in 2016
Oct 18 2016
number of pupils with education, health and care plans
Oct 10 2016
numbers of nurses and nursery nursed in primary schools
Sep 15 2016
number of applications for funding for substantial building repair work at (a) secondary and (b) primary schools in 2015-16 and 2016 - 17
Sep 12 2016
Regional breakdown of Department's spending on schools, 2010 - 17 SEE LINK
Sep 12 2016
Amount allocated for school repairs and maintenance from the Condition Improvement Fund, 2015/16 and 2016-17;
Jul 27 2016
number of pupils in Key Stage 1 classes of more than 30 and 35 pupils in each region of England , 2015/16
Jul 25 2016
amount of additional funding for school buildings under wave 1 of the Priority Schools Building Programme
Jun 6 2016
percentage of free schools opened in areas with basic need for school places
Apr 18 2016
number of unfilled places in free schools
Mar 17 2016
LA top-up funding to schools for SEN pupils
Mar 17 2016
vacancies in primary and secondary schools by region
Mar 11 2016
allocations to school budgets for pupil mobility and English as an additional language
Mar 8 2016
Funding for Ofsted and CQC to inspect new local area duties in SEN and disabilities
Mar 4 2016
number of pupils in overcrowded schools, 2010 and 2014
Mar 2 2016
number of pupils learning a musical instrument
Feb 8 2016
Destinations of capital investment from Spending Review 2015 settlement,
Jan 11 2016
pupil teacher ratios in primary and secondary schools over the past ten years
Oct 26 2015
Number of pupils with autistic spectrum disorder excluded from school in Year 10
Oct 23 2015
Numbers of children not in full-time mainstream education
Oct 19 2015
number of children entitled to but not registered for free school meals
Oct 15 2015
capital costs relating to introduction of universal infant free school meals
Oct 7 2015
professional standards for classroom assistants
Sep 14 2015
Amount and proportion of capital budget allocated to free schools
Jun 15 2015
programmes to encourage the take-up of STEM subjects
Jun 9 2015
funding for removal of asbestos from schools
Jun 2 2015
demand for school places, 2015-2020 by local authority
Jun 1 2015
financial incentives for schools to collaborate
Mar 23 2015
Budget for the Property Data Survey Programme for school buildings, 2011
Mar 23 2015
Construction work on the Priority School Building Programme
Mar 23 2015
Original and final budget for Property Data Survey , July 2011
Feb 9 2015
number of new primary and secondary school places created, 2010 - 2013
Nov 10 2014
Number of schools on the Priority School Building Programme.
Jul 21 2014
free schools: sites, areas of shortage of school places, projects cancelled
Jul 17 2014
local authority spending on school transport
Jul 7 2014
number of children involved in 'Challenge the Gap'
Mar 10 2014
the value of land owned by academy trusts
Feb 13 2014
procurement of school building under the Priority School Building Programme
Nov 26 2013
Number of state-funded primary schools operating at or above full capacity , 2009 -12
Nov 25 2013
Number of state-funded schools operating at or above full capacity, 2009 - 12
Nov 18 2013
Progress of Priority School Building Programme, Nov 2013
Nov 11 2013
Spending on the playground building programme , 2008/9 - 2010/11
Oct 25 2013
steps to encourage girls to participate in sport
Jul 2 2013
Percentage of children in England offered their first preference of school; percentage of children offered place from top three preferences.
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 3 2013
Local authority level capital allocations for schools —Maintenance 2011-14 and Basic Need 2011-15
Apr 25 2013
Number of pupils in each year group in schools, and total number of classes for each year group, 2012
Apr 10 2013
Capital funding provided by the Department for the building and refurbishment of schools, 2000-01 to 2012-13 and the average annual funding in each of the preceding three decades
Mar 26 2013
Successful applications to the Priority School Building Programme as of February 2013.
Mar 1 2013
Number of holiday clubs in England 2009-11.
Feb 27 2013
Internet usage by school children in and out of school per week , March 2012
Feb 25 2013
Proportion of state-funded mainstream primary schools by the number of pupils in Year 1, Jan 2012
Feb 4 2013
Number of schools involved in rebuilding or construction from the Priority School Building Programme, published on 24 May 2012
Nov 19 2012
Number of schools which have received an Environmental Improvement Grant of more than £50,000 in each local authority, 2012/13
Nov 19 2012
Local authority maintained pupil-teacher ratios , January 2006 to 2009 and November 2010 to 2011, England
Nov 5 2012
Total amount of capital funding allocated by the Department for Education for the building of new primary schools, secondary schools and further education colleges for the financial years 2010-11 and 2011 - 12
Sep 12 2012
Number of three- and four-year old children taking up free pre-school education places in England as of January 2012.
Jul 17 2012
Number of three and four-year-olds taking up free education places by type of provider, 2012.
Jul 17 2012
Number of Ofsted registered after-school places available, 2006-10.
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 10 2012
Number of Sure Start centres closed between April 2010 and June 2012.
Jul 3 2012
Percentage of schools with a food growing space, March 2012.
Apr 19 2012
Arrangements put in place by the Secretary of State for Education and his Department to support high quality music teaching in schools after the implementation of a funding formula based on pupil numbers.
Mar 27 2012
Number of places available for school admission in 2012-13.
Mar 6 2012
Average class size in English state primary and secondary schools, 2011.
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 30 2012
Total spend across maintained schools in England on ICT Learning Resource and ICT Hardware/Software: 2002-03 to 2009-10
Dec 8 2011
Average number of pupils in state primary and secondary schools, 2002-2011.
Dec 1 2011
Number of state schools (mainstream only) having closed in each year since 2000.
Dec 1 2011
Average class size in state-funded primary and secondary schools (England) in January each year 2009-11.
Sep 9 2011
Average class sizes in state secondary and primary schools, 2010 and 2011.
Jul 18 2011
Teachers of English baccalaureate subjects in publicly funded secondary schools to year groups 7 to 13 in 2010, and the proportions with a relevant post A-level qualification in the subject, November 2010, coverage: England
Jul 4 2011
Numbers of librarians in schools, November 2010, England
Jun 14 2011
Number of mainstream and SEN schools built through Building Schools for the Future and Academies programme 2006-11.
Jun 7 2011
Capital funding spent by DfE per pupil (aged 3-19) in real terms for schools in England since 2004-05.
Apr 26 2011
Full-time equivalent number of teaching assistants and support staff in further education/sixth form colleges and publicly funded schools, England, 2004 - 10
Mar 28 2011
Cost of insurance in maintained schools, 2008/9
Mar 22 2011
Number of sixth form colleges which undertook capital works of a monetary value of more than £1 million , 2001 - 10
Mar 22 2011
Departmental funding allocations for children's programmes in 2008-09, 2009-10-and 2010-11.
Mar 18 2011
Pupil:adult ratios in local authority maintained nursery, primary, secondary and special schools, 2010, England
Mar 10 2011
Pupil:teacher ratio in local authority maintained nursery, primary, secondary and special schools ,England, January 2010.
Mar 7 2011
Funding for Every Child a Reader scheme,2010/11
Feb 28 2011
Number and proportion of primary and secondary schools with class sizes of over 30 pupils in each local authority area.
Feb 7 2011
Number of children who have received books from the Bookstart scheme in England, 2004 - 10
Feb 7 2011
Number of children who have received books from the Booktime scheme in England, 2007 - 10
Feb 7 2011
Number of children who have received books from the Booked Up scheme in England, 2007 - 10
Feb 3 2011
Budget spend per school pupil, 2009-10 and 2010-11
Feb 1 2011
Number of academies currently operating on split sites
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 19 2011
Proportion of the pupil premium funds to be allocated to (a) urban and (b) rural areas
Jan 17 2011
Full-time teacher vacancies in local authority maintained nursery/primary and secondary schools in England in each January, 1979 to 2010.
Jan 11 2011
Number of surplus places available at schools in England, 2010
Dec 16 2010
Funding allocated to the school linking network programme since October 2007; and how many projects in each local authority area have received assistance from that programme
Nov 3 2010
Funding allocated for School Travel Advisers, 2010-2011
Oct 28 2010
Funding given per pupil at each academy school, 2005/06 to 2009/20.
Oct 27 2010
The average cost to the public purse of a) the refurbishment of a school and b) a new build school under the Building Schools for the Future (BSF) scheme.
Oct 21 2010
Estimated spending on the Building Schools for the Future programme for 2011 to 2015.
Oct 11 2010
Criteria used to decide which proposed projects should not received Building Schools for the Future funding.
Sep 8 2010
Average teacher to pupil ratio, England, 2005 - 10
Sep 7 2010
Number of children attending schools which have been rebuilt or refurbished under the Building Schools for the Future programme in England
Jul 7 2010
Local authorities which have no secondary schools with sixth forms
Mar 30 2010
Number of Sure Start children's centres in each region and local authority area, 2009 - 10
Mar 29 2010
Allocation of funds to local authorities to widen access to instrumental and vocal tuition for primary school pupils through standard fund music grant
Mar 29 2010
Total cost to each local education partnership of all completed major building projects within the Building Schools for the Future programme
Mar 25 2010
Number of surplus places in maintained secondary schools between 2005 and 2009
Mar 24 2010
Budget for placements including support and resources secured for learners with learning difficulties and/or disabilities at independent specialist providers, 2009 - 11
Mar 18 2010
Number of schools for pupils with special educational needs which have opened and closed in England between 1997 and 2009
Mar 16 2010
Pupil:adult ratios for local authority maintained secondary schools, England
Mar 16 2010
Number and cost of fires reported in schools, England and Wales, 2000 - 07
Mar 15 2010
Amount spent by the Department on School Improvement Partners, 2009 - 10
Mar 15 2010
Local authorities which have and have not yet reached financial close in the Building Schools for the Future programme.
Mar 12 2010
Capital cost and cost per square metre of Building Schools for the Future project
Mar 8 2010
Number of academies and their achievements, 2008 and 2009
Mar 5 2010
Average staff to pupil ratio in secondary schools, England, 2009
Mar 3 2010
Number of maintained primary schools with over 800 pupils, 1997 and 2009, England
Mar 2 2010
Allocation of funding to the Building Schools for the Future programme, 2005 - 2010, and which schools in England have received funding from the Building Schools for the Future programme
Mar 2 2010
Number of pupils receiving one-to-one or small group tuition in (a) secondary and (b) primary schools, 2009 - 2011
Mar 1 2010
Average staff pupil ratio in secondary schools in England, Jan 2009
Feb 24 2010
Number of pupils in maintained primary schools by size of school, January 2009
Feb 24 2010
Number of schools that have been remodelled, refurbished and rebuilt by the Building Schools for the Future initiative
Feb 22 2010
Projection of the number of pupils in full time primary eductaion 2010 - 2017
Feb 2 2010
Number of pupils being taught in schools of more than 400, 500, 600 and 700 in 1997 and 2003
Jan 25 2010
Local authority spend on IT procurement for schools, 2009/10
Jan 25 2010
Average staff to pupil ratio in secondary schools, 2009, England
Jan 19 2010
Government investment in outdoor play areas in educational establishments for children of all ages
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
Local authorities which have received no funding under the Building Schools for the Future programme
Dec 15 2009
Number of rural primary and secondary schools opened , 2000- 09
Dec 15 2009
School science accommodation in the Building Schools for the Future programme
Dec 15 2009
Government support for local authorities to plan and deliver their children's centre programmes, 2006 -11
Dec 3 2009
Number of all-Muslim girls', boys' and mixed sex boarding schools in England, 2009
Dec 3 2009
Home access grant to provide financial assistance to low income families for a computer
Nov 24 2009
Number of schools that have been refurbished through the Building Schools for the Future programme,
Nov 12 2009
Number of pupil referral units in each local authority which closed since 2004 and had never been inspected by Ofsted.
Nov 9 2009
Number of primary schools with more than (a) 400 (b) 500 © 600 and (d) 700 pupils, broken down by region, in 2009.
Nov 9 2009
Number of seconday schools in each region of England, broken down by number of pupils, 2009.
Oct 29 2009
Number of secondary schools with more than 500, 1,000, 1,500, 2,000 and 2,500 pupils there were in 1997 and 2009.
Oct 29 2009
Average size of (a) primary and (b) maintained secondary school classes in (i) 1997, (ii) 2002, (iii) 2005 (iv) 2009.
Oct 29 2009
Number of pupils being taught in primary schools with over 800 pupils in 1997 and 2009.
Oct 16 2009
Number of classes with 30 or more pupils in i) Key Stage 1 classes ii) maintained primary school classes and iii) state funded secondary schools classes, broken down by local auhority area, 2008.
Oct 12 2009
Number of single-sex maintained i) primary and ii) secondary schools, 1997 - 2009.
Oct 5 2009
Numbers of school closures, and their reason for closure in each year since 1999.
Jul 14 2009
Maintained nursery, primary, state-funded secondary and maintained special schools, by number fo pupils, as at January 2009.
Jul 9 2009
Number of primary school pupils in classes of 20-25 students and 26-30 students, January 2009.
Jul 7 2009
Local education authorities that have made sucessful applications to the Building Schools for the Future programme, and the funding awarded.
Jun 24 2009
Capital funding provided to each Building Schools for the Futures project completed in 2008. .
Jun 24 2009
Number of maintained (a) primary and (b) secondary schools operating entirely from pre-1919 buildings
Jun 16 2009
Number of academies established in 2008 - 09
Jun 15 2009
School capital funding allocations to schools and to 121 local authorities brought forward from 2010-11 to 2009-10.
Jun 3 2009
Number of Key Stage 1 children in classes in maintained primary schools, Jan 2009
May 21 2009
Expected date for the launch of Schools Recruitment Service, and reasons for delays.
May 19 2009
Estimated number of pupils in maintained primary schools 2009-2017.
May 18 2009
Estimates of the increase in primary school pupils from 2008/09 to 2011/12.
May 15 2009
Average class sizes in 2008, by local authority.
May 13 2009
Number of maintained secondary schools of each type in England.
May 5 2009
Funds allocated to colleges to support building projects, 2008-2011.
Apr 30 2009
Average cost of building a primary school.
Apr 28 2009
Government budgets for investment in schools over the next three years.
Apr 28 2009
List of further education colleges that have merged since 1997.
Apr 22 2009
Nuber and names of Pupil Referral Units opened and closed in 2008.
Apr 2 2009
Average cost per year incurred by Ofsted by responding to complaints from schools.
Apr 2 2009
The England average and local education authorities with the (i) highest and (ii) lowest per pupil revenue funding figures, 2008-09.
Mar 24 2009
Technical Strategy Board funding for new low impact building programmes, 2008 - 09
Mar 17 2009
Building Schools for the Future programme - local education authorities that (a) have commenced projects under the Building Schools for the Future programme, (b) have been given approval for schemes but have yet to start and (c) have not been given approval for schemes
Mar 12 2009
Change in number of funding decisions originally planned to be made in financial year 2008-09 by the Learning and Skills Council relating to university projects
Mar 12 2009
Funding for capital projects in further education in 2009-10
Mar 5 2009
Delivery record for each school in Building Schools for the Future programme, 2007 - 09
Mar 4 2009
Number of secondary schools in (a) rural and (b) urban areas closed, 2000 - 08
Mar 3 2009
Average length of a school private finance initiative contract, 2001 - 08
Mar 3 2009
Number of new Sure Start centres designated in each month in (a) 2007 and (b) 2006.
Mar 3 2009
Amount spent on the Electronic Learning and Mobility Programme, and the provision of laptops to students, 2008
Feb 27 2009
Maintained special schools opening in 2008
Feb 26 2009
Expenditure by schools on water and sewerage, 2007 - 08
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
Total capital expenditure in Further Education colleges, 1997 - 2008
Feb 26 2009
Amount of revenue funding allocated by local authorities in England to maintained primary and secondary schools, 2001 - 09
Feb 26 2009
Number and percentage of Key Stage 1 pupils by size of class, 2008
Feb 10 2009
Total capital expenditure in further education colleges in England ,1999 - 2011
Feb 10 2009
Number of specialist schools for music, 2006 - 08
Feb 9 2009
Class sizes in maintained primary schools , 2008, England
Feb 9 2009
Capital budget for rebuilding colleges for (a) 2008-09, (b) 2009-10 and (c) 2010-11
Feb 9 2009
DCFS spending on sustainable schools, 2006 - 09
Feb 9 2009
Funding allocated spent as part of the PE and Sport Strategy 2003 - 11
Feb 5 2009
Capital expenditure for the Building Colleges for the Future programme, from 1997
Feb 5 2009
Funding for musical instruments in schools, 2007 - 09
Feb 4 2009
Spending on (a) primary and (b) secondary school buildings in each local authority area in England, 1998 - 2008
Feb 4 2009
Allocations regarding the total of the major school capital programmes to each local authority area, 1998-99 to 2007-08
Jan 29 2009
Availability of data regarding energy efficiency of schools.
Jan 28 2009
Availability of Key Stage 3 mathematics lesson materials.
Jan 28 2009
Number of secondary schools in England, as of January 2009.
Jan 27 2009
The total expenditure on further education colleges in England, 1997-98 to 2007-08.
Jan 27 2009
Table showing the schools that have been constructed and opened under the Building Schools for the Future programme; and which opened on time and on budget.
Jan 27 2009
Number of maintained special schools that were opened and closed in the academic year 2007-08.
Jan 19 2009
Estimates of the number of new schools being opened, 2008-2011, due to the Building Schools for the Future programme, the Learning and Skills Council’s capital programme and Primary Capital Programme.
Dec 16 2008
Full-time equivalent teachers , teaching assistants and support staff in local authority maintained schools, : 1997 and 2008 , England
Dec 11 2008
Total capital allocations for school building upgrade and rebuilding in England, 1996 - 97.
Nov 25 2008
Number of pupils by size of school in state funded secondary schools, 1997 - 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 full-time equivalent teachers and teaching assistants in local education authority schools in England, 1997 - 2008
Nov 25 2008
Number of chool playing fields accessible to young people outside school hours
Nov 25 2008
Number of pupils in academies in 2008 - 09
Nov 24 2008
Total debt levels relating to buildings of FE colleges between 2001 to 2007
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.
Sep 1 2008
Number of academy schools in England, and which local education authority has the highest number of academy schools.
Jul 21 2008
Percentage of GCSE results at grade A* to C achieved by schools that have had (a) full and (b) partial refurbishment under the Building Schools for the Future programme, 2003 -07
Jul 17 2008
How much the Department spent on implementation of (a) the Healthy Schools initiative and (b) the Sustainable Schools framework 2004 - 08
Jul 15 2008
Average class size in primary schools in England and Wales in each of the last five years
Jul 15 2008
Percentage of key stage 1 and 2 pupils receiving specialist instrumental and vocal tuition within maintained schools, 2001/2, 2004/5, 2006/7
Jul 15 2008
How much has been allocated to each school under the Building Schools for the Future programme to date, 2008
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 11 2008
Number of schools that have applied for grants under the Low Carbon Buildings Programme, 2006 -2008
Jun 2 2008
Amount of funding available during the 2007-08 Session to refurbish schools with (a) low carbon and (b) sustainable energy systems
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 30 2008
Percentage of pupil referral units offering two hours of physical exercise every week.
Apr 29 2008
Funding to improve playgrounds in each year from 2008-09 to 2011-12;
Apr 28 2008
How much (a) water and (b) electricity used by schools in (i) 2001 - 2007
Apr 23 2008
Expenditure by local authority maintained schools on water and sewerage , 2002 - 7
Apr 22 2008
Government funding provided to the School Playgrounds Scheme , 2001 - 7
Apr 21 2008
How many primary school classes of over (a) 25 and (b) 20 pupils , Jan 2007
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
How many secondary schools will have funding to support small group academic focused study support in 2009-10
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
How many schools were built and fitted with fire suppression systems in each of the last five years
Mar 27 2008
Number of schools in England that offered swimming lessons to pupils in each of the last five years
Mar 26 2008
Numbers of applications approved to sell a school playing field in England in the last five years
Mar 17 2008
How much of the schools budget was spent on (a) books and learning resources and (b) ICT equipment in the last 12 months for which figures are available
Mar 17 2008
Capital funding which has been provided to local authorities for schools currently under construction in the Building Schools for the Future programme.
Mar 10 2008
How many schools (a) applied for and (b) were granted powers to innovate in each year since 2002.
Mar 10 2008
Number of funding agreements for academy schools signed in each month since June 2005.
Mar 10 2008
Schools that are under construction through the Building Schools for the Future programme in each local authority area.
Mar 5 2008
Full-time classroom teacher vacancy rates in local authority maintained secondary schools by subject in England 1997 to 2007
Mar 3 2008
Number of children in maintained schools, listed by size of school
Mar 3 2008
Number of schools in each English local authority area that do not have kitchen facilities capable of serving daily hot meals
Feb 20 2008
Number of children of five, six and seven years of age were taught in classes of more than 30 children in 1997 and 2007
Feb 19 2008
Average pupil/teacher ratio in England in each year since 2001
Feb 18 2008
Average class sizes in primary and secondary schools in England in 2006-07
Jan 24 2008
How many year 1 pupils there were in schools in England in each of the last five years.
Jan 17 2008
How many school governing bodies and school sport associations work with competition managers.
Jan 16 2008
Which academies (a) are and (b) will be sponsored or co-sponsored by universities
Jan 16 2008
Progress made on bringing around 3,500 secondary school buildings up to 21st century standards
Jan 16 2008
Estimate is of the number of academies there will be between 2007-08 and 2020-21
Jan 9 2008
Absolute and percentage changes to devolved formula capital grant awarded to modernised schools, 2001/2 to 2007/8
Nov 20 2007
Number of schools in each local education authority area applied for expansion and how many requests were granted in each year since 1999.
Oct 1 2007
Average primary school class size since 1990
Sep 3 2007
Average amount of time a school of each type spent in special measures.
Jul 24 2007
Number of school closures in the last 10 years.
Jul 23 2007
How many schools have been built with private finance initiative funding since May 1997.
Jul 23 2007
How many schools sold their playing fields in last 10 years
Jul 23 2007
How many specialist schools in each of the last 10 years.
Jul 23 2007
How many new schools were established in England in each year since 1980-81.
Jul 16 2007
Number of schools being (a) built and (b) refurbished under the Building Schools for the Future programme; and how work is funded in each
Jul 16 2007
Proportion of Key Stage 2 pupils in classes of 30 or more
Jul 12 2007
Progress on Building Schools for the Future
Jul 11 2007
Average class size in secondary education
Jul 11 2007
Number of schools built or refurbished outside the Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme in each year since the start of the BSF programme
Jul 5 2007
Allocated budget for school sport at non-specialist sports colleges.
Jun 26 2007
Amount spent on the provision of sport equipment, the training of teachers in sports-related activities and the recruitment of coaches to provide sports lessons in schools.
May 22 2007
Funding 2010 onwards for reducing carbon emissions in schools

Statistical First Releases

Jun 13 2017
SFR 24/2017: applications to primary and secondary schools, 2017
Nov 24 2016
sfr 57/2016: Initial Teacher Training census 2016/17, England
Sep 29 2016
DfE SR 43/2016: Planned local authority and school expenditure 2016-7
Sep 14 2016
DfE SFR 20/2016: schools, pupils and their characteristics January 2016
Jul 23 2015
data on pupils with SEN and information about special schools
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
Aug 7 2014
Size and characteristics of the schools' workforce in state-funded schools.
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.
Jan 24 2012
DfE: National pupil projections - Future trends in pupil numbers - December 2011
Jun 22 2011
Schools, Pupils and their characteristics 2011 (January 2011 school census). Includes figures on Free School Meals and class sizes.
Jun 7 2011
DfE report on school capacity 2009-10.
May 26 2010
DfE: School Workforce in England (including pupil:teacher ratios and pupil:adult ratios), January 2010 (Provisional)
May 13 2010
Schools, Pupils and their Characteristics: January 2010
Mar 18 2010
National Pupil Projections: Future Trends in Pupil Numbers
May 7 2009
DCSF: School Workforce in England (including pupil: teacher ratios and pupil: adult ratios), January 2009 (Provisional)
May 7 2009
DCSF: Schools, Pupils and Their Characteristics: January 2009
Sep 25 2008
DCSF: School Workforce in England (including Local Authority level figures), January 2008 (Revised) This includes data for England covering full time equivalent regular teachers, support staff and teaching assistants, vacancy numbers and rates, sickness absence, ethnicity and pupil: teacher ratios at both national and local authority LA level.
Apr 29 2008
DCSF: School Workforce in England (including pupil: teacher ratios and pupil: adult ratios), January 2008 (Provisional) This includes provisional data from England covering teacher numbers and vacancies, sickness absence and ethnicity
Apr 29 2008
DCSF: Pupil Characteristics and Class Sizes in Maintained Schools in England: January 2008 (Provisional) This includes provisional data from England covering free school meal eligibility, ethnicity, first language and special education needs together with a range of class size information.

Press Releases

Mar 28 2017
Government funding to boost schools facilities and healthy lifestyles, Feb 2017
Mar 4 2017
SEND provision capital funding to local authorities, 2018-20
Sep 23 2016
DfE: Progress 8 performance measure, 2016, 2017 and 2018
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
Feb 12 2016
school capital funding allocations, 2015-2018
Sep 5 2015
Run-down schools in England get £160 million facelift
Feb 9 2015
£6 billion investment to rebuild and improve schools across England
Jun 16 2014
Government funding to boost technology in further education.
Feb 10 2014
future scholar awards scheme: enabling disadvantaged year 9 pupils to visit 'top' universities
Feb 5 2014
updated behaviour guidelines sent to schools
Feb 4 2014
announcement of fund to support training of teachers for new computing curriculum
Nov 7 2013
Schools minister announces expansion of the 'Teaching Leaders' scheme.
Aug 7 2012
Update on the number of school playing fields agreed to be sold, including the number sold each year since 1999.
May 24 2012
A ministerial explanation of the school building programme
Nov 3 2011
Ministers are consulting on simplifying and reducing the regulations around school buildings, as part of the independent Capital Review recommendations, which proposed how to build and maintain school buildings better and more cost effectively
Oct 11 2011
Number of new schools approved to open from 2012 onwards.
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
Mar 18 2010
Number of schools benefitting from Building Schools for the Future programme
Mar 8 2010
Further investment to extend the Building Schools for the Future programme
Dec 22 2009
Acceleration of allocation of capital for local authorities, 2009 - 11
Oct 9 2009
Support schemes for home educated pupils.
Sep 7 2009
New Academy Sponsorship Arrangements, Overall schools capital investment and progress on Building Schools for the Future
Jul 15 2009
Extension of the Building Scools for the Future programme.
Jun 30 2009
Development of four new academies
Mar 3 2009
Acceleration of funding for school building projects, 2008 - 09
Feb 23 2009
New apprenticeships in the NHS, education, local government and Building Schools for the Future programme, 2009 - 10
Feb 11 2009
Government investment to improve school sport facilities in sports colleges, 2009
Feb 4 2009
Government package for cookery teaching and facilities in schools, 2008 -09
Jan 30 2009
Funding for school buildings
Jan 26 2009
Funding for consultancy to support schools spending on resources
Dec 11 2008
National Challenge funding to schools in 85 local authorities
Nov 24 2008
Accelerated introduction of funding for chool modernisation projects , 2009 - 10
Nov 12 2008
Rebuilding and refurbishment projects for primary schools in England
Sep 8 2008
OECD: Educational performance report shows positive at every stage of education
Jun 23 2008
Eight local authorities fast tracked into building schools for the future
Dec 17 2007
First independent evaluation report into Building Schools for the Future published
Dec 14 2007
£1 billion allocated to fund the 'Children's Plan' over next three years
Dec 14 2007
Number of Trust schools established
Nov 12 2007
School funding settlement, 2008 -11
Oct 10 2007
£21.9 billion of capital investment allocations to local authorities to raise standards with state-of-the-art classroom, arts, sports and ICT facilities over the next three years.
Oct 9 2007
£200m boost to modernise primary school buildings
Sep 6 2007
£21 billion cash injection over the next three years to build new schools
Aug 28 2007
7,000 schools now offering access to extended services
Jul 25 2007
£1billion to be invested in the extended schools programme over the next three years.
Jul 13 2007
£100m to give every child the chance of five hours of sport a week

Key Reports

Dec 14 2016
national funding formula for schools - details
Nov 25 2016
Commons library research paper on careers guidance
Nov 21 2016
Commons briefing paper: schools and class sizes
Nov 21 2016
Commons briefing paper: teachers in England
Nov 21 2016
Commons briefing paper: current school funding system and proposals for reform
Oct 4 2016
Commons library briefing paper: Entry to school of summer born children
Sep 12 2016
Government consultation (green paper): Schools that work for everyone
Sep 7 2016
House of Commons library briefing paper: School Buildings and capital funding (England)
Jul 22 2016
House of Commons Library Research Paper - Counter-extremism policy in English schools
Jul 6 2016
report of LSYP (longitudinal study of young people) covering experiences of upper secondary schooling and onward progression
Jul 6 2016
School Teachers' Review Body 26th Report: 2016
May 11 2016
Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) report on poor state of school buildings
May 11 2016
updated information on schools in England
Apr 20 2016
DfE consolidated annual report and accounts 2014-15
Mar 17 2016
White Paper: Educational Excellence Everywhere
Feb 12 2016
School capital allocations 2015 -2018
Dec 17 2015
A new government strategy for sport in schools
Nov 10 2015
Parliamentary briefing on schools capital spending
Apr 27 2015
Framework for ICT provision by cabinet office
Feb 17 2015
Institute of Education review of class size research indicating more research needed
Dec 11 2013
Annual Report 2012/13
Nov 15 2013
Ofsted report on 'music hub' approach to supporting music education
Oct 31 2012
Revision of the standards for school premises coming into force in October 2012
Feb 17 2012
Protecting Children Online: NFER survey investigating teachers' attitudes to e-safety, cyberbullying, pupil use of mobile phones and social networking.
Jan 12 2012
A Dept of Culture, Media and Support report on sports stategy
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).
Jun 22 2011
OFSTED report on improving resources in geography teaching
Apr 1 2011
The James review of capital spending on school buildings
Sep 22 2010
A report on school libraries commissioned by the National Literacy Trust
Feb 12 2009
A report by the National Audit Office on Building Schools for the Future
Jan 13 2009
An OFSTED survey of Virtual learning environments (VLEs) which use computers to allow remote access to learning materials. This survey evaluates how VLEs are developing within a selection of providers.
Nov 19 2008
Annual Report of Her Majesty's Chief Inspector 2007/8 This report draws on evidence July 2007 and reflects the first full year of inspection and regulation by Ofsted across its expanded remit, including findings education and skills provision for learners of all ages includes Further Education colleges.
May 1 2008
2008 Departmental Report with expenditure plans
Oct 17 2007
Annual Report of Her Majesty's Chief Inspector 2006/7
Aug 9 2007
Select committee report on school building

Statistical Bulletins

Apr 3 2017
DfE statistics: school places and forecasts of pupil numbers
Jul 18 2016
House of Commons Library Research Paper: School and class sizes 1970-2015

Statistical Volumes

Sep 15 2016
OECD 'Education at a Glance 2016', international data on education systems; section D on schools and teachers

Relevant Web Sites

Apr 1 2013
A DfE commissioned Property Survey of school buildings
Jan 1 2013
The British Council for School Environments (BCSE) is a charity concerned with the education, design and construction with members made up of schools, local authorities, and companies
Jan 1 2013
Booktrust is a national charity which aims to support 'children and young people, parents and carers and indeed anyone who would benefit from the positive impact that books, reading and writing can have on their lives'.
Jan 1 2013
Education Funding Agency funds capital building programmes
Apr 1 2012
Archive material about British Educational Communications and Technology Agency (Becta) which supported ICT in schools
Jan 1 2009
Building Schools for the Future Partnership for Schools was the organisation for information about Building Schools for the Future, a project to rebuild or remodel every state secondary school in England. It was launched by the (then) Department for Education & Skills in February 2004. It was closed in 2011 and archive material is available.
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