Home-schooled pupils

-How many pupils were home-schooled using online tutoring paid for by the council between September 1 2017 and August 31 2018? How many of these children were primary school school age, and how many were secondary age?

52, 11 were primary school age, 40 were secondary school age and 1 is unrecorded.

-Please provide the same information (total number of pupils, broken down by primary/secondary) for the same period (Sept 1 – Aug 31) for each of these years: 2016/17, 2015/16, 2014/15 and 2013/14.

We do not hold detailed information prior to 2017.   We can confirm that in the period 2011 – 2017 a total of 13 primary school age children and 40 secondary school age were home-schooled using online tutoring.

-How much was spent on providing this online tutoring? Please provide the figure in pounds for each of the school years listed above (2013/14 – 2017/18), broken down by school year.

2017/18: £60,421.

2011-17: £59,490

-Please provide the name(s) of the organisation(s) providing the online tutoring for home-schooled children.