Numbers of Home Educated Children


“Please treat this as a request under the Freedom of Information Act.

Please could you supply the following information, if possible via email:

Can you let me know how many children in your local authority were being home schooled during the following three years please:

Between March 2014 and March 2015, March 2015- 2016 and March 2016-2017.

If there has been a significant increase or decrease between 2015 and 2017, any explanation would be welcome.”


Please note that the requested information is publicly available on the Babcock LDP website at:

Via the ‘Facts and Figures’ tab.