• Special school building projects

    In a Government statement. Published 19 July 2020 which can be seen online at Special free schools, several new free special schools, will be built in the South West, providing 500 places including for children with SEMH, ASD, Complex Learning … Continue reading

  • Bullying and racism in schools

    Does the council compile the number of racism complaints recorded by local schools? Yes 1.3 Does the council now only record data on racist incidents in some local schools, e.g. only primary or only secondary schools? Data is recorded for … Continue reading

  • Hand sanitiser and PPE spend in schools

    Under the FOI Act, could I please request the total amount spent on hand sanitiser and Personal Protective Equipment in primary and secondary schools within the local authority since March. Could this include any available breakdown of: 1. type of … Continue reading

  • Racism reported in schools

    1. Does the council compile the number of racism complaints recorded by local schools? Yes, through EMTAS (Ethnic Minority and Traveller Achievement Service) Babcock, commissioned by the council. 1.1 If not, when did the council stop compiling figures of racism … Continue reading

  • Schools and EHCP information

    Please can you provide me with the name of the current educational placement (school) of any young people, 16 years of age and under, with educational health care (EHCP) plans or statements, placed in independent or non-maintained provision? I would … Continue reading

  • High Functioning Autism (HFA)

    1. I would like to request under the Freedom of Information Act the following information in connection with the educational provision offered by your local authority and with regard to children with a diagnosis equivalent to one of High Functioning … Continue reading

  • Early years block

    Financial year 2019/20 Did you have any underspend or overspend in the early years block for three and four-year-old places in 2019/20? Underspend Please provide information about any underspend in the early years block for three and four-year-old places in … Continue reading

  • Elected home education

    Please provide details of how many electively home educated children are known to your local authority as at 1st October 2020. By electively home educated children, I mean children who are not on a school roll and who are not … Continue reading