Please send me:
1) The number of primary and secondary school pupils in maintained schools within your authority;
As of January 2019:
Primary – 58.580
Secondary – 39,615
2) What estimate do you have of persons leaving maintained secondary school in your authority who have a literacy level of entry level three, as defined by the 2011 Skills for Life Survey. Or, if not possible, what other estimates you use for measuring levels of literacy?
We have noted that entry level three would be children leaving Primary school at KS2. Devon County Council do not hold data on this measure but would refer to published national and local authority KS2 headline data for 2019. This can be viewed online at: