Children excluded from mainstream school (SEN)

Details of the number of children excluded from mainstream school in the local area. Verses the number of children excluded from school with autism in the local area  

Title Permanent Exclusions Fixed Term Exclusions
Number of children excluded (irrespective of Special  Educational Needs status) 145 1530
Number of children excluded with Special Educational Need primary need of Autistic Spectrum Disorder (SEN pupils with a Statement or EHCP only) * 27

* The number may identify individuals and thus constitute a breach of the first principle of the Data Protection Act 1998 and the Department for Education’s policy on published data and confidentiality. For these reasons, this information has been exempted from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 Section 40 (2) Personal Data.

Failing this could you please send me figures of children in the Devon area who have diagnoses of autism and attend mainstream school and the figures for children attending specialist schooling with a diagnoses of autism.

Please refer to the table above.