Department for Education

A ministerial department, also called DfE

The Department for Education was formed on 12 May 2010 and is responsible for education and children's services. It replaces the Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF).
If you are seeking contact information for schools please see requests which have already been made on this subject before submitting your own (example) and consider our policy on redacting email addresses from responses.

Requests for information held by Regional Schools Commissioners, who are responsible for making decisions about academies and free schools, can be made to the Department for Education.

2501 requests
Dear Tulip Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for correspo...
  Dear Julie Cornish, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 19^th December 2016. You requested the following informati...
All independent schools contact details please
Response by Department for Education to William Wang on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Wang  Thank you for your request for information received on 10 January 2017. You requested:   “Please provide me a list of all independ...
School Emails
Response by Department for Education to Chintu Chaudhary on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Chintu Chaudhary and Mantra Lingua  Thank you for your request for information received on 10 January 2017. You requested:   “Please can yo...
Chair of Governors in Schools
Response by Department for Education to Neil Charlton-Jones on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear  Neil Charlton-Jones  Thank you for your request for information received on 05 January 2017. You requested:   “Would it be possible for yo...
EHCP - What constitutes an education?
Response by Department for Education to Mr MCJ Chambers on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Chambers Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for co...
Dear Mr Chambers Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for co...
Dear Mr Nguyen  Thank you for your request for information received on 09 January 2017. You requested:   “I would like a list of all the schools...
Governors' database
Response by Department for Education to Jen Persson on .
Awaiting response.
    Dear Miss Persson   Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental...
Dear Mrs Lord, Thank you for your e-mail dated 29 December about our response of 7 December to your request for information of 26 October. In this...
Dear Mrs Micallef   Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard...
Money owed by free schools
Response by Department for Education to Lauren Cope on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Ms Cope  Please find a response attached. Kind regards EFA enquiry service Department for Education Sanctuary Buildings London SW1P 3BT Tel...
Pest control in schools
Response by Department for Education to Nadeem Badshah on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Nad Badshah    Thank you for your request for information, which was received by the department on 4 January 2017. You requested the followin...
Under the freedom of information act can you please send me a list of all the names and email addresses for all primary schools Head teachers in the...
Expansion of MATS
Response by Department for Education to Philip Kerridge on .
Awaiting response.
Dear Mr Kerridge Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for co...
RPA
Response by Department for Education to James dandridge on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Dandridge    Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 06/01/2017   I have dealt with your request under the F...
Schools in Special Measures
Response by Department for Education to Laura Hannah on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Laura Hannah    Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 16 December.   Your request is as follows:  Could you p...
College email addresses
Response by Department for Education to Chris Worsey on .
Partially successful.
Dear Mr/Ms Worsey, Thank you for your email dated 14 February 2014 about Edubase. You wrote: "Thanks - but I was asking about fe colleges? You have p...
I would please like to have a list of all of the multi academy trusts in England and Wales, and the number of schools within each trust. Could you p...
SCITT Provider information
Response by Department for Education to Hannah on .
Information not held.
Our reference: 2016 – 0051648     Dear Hannah,    Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 7th November 2016. You r...
Children accessing porn on school computers.
Response by Department for Education to Emer on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Emer XXXX      Thank you for your request for information which was received on 14 December 2016.  You requested I would like to submit a req...
Volumes of Students with EHC plans in North East for 2016
Request sent to Department for Education by Brian Mair on .
Awaiting response.
I would like data for the number of students with an EHC plan in education in the North East Local Authorities, broken down to individual local auth...
MISs used by schools
Response by Department for Education to Andrea Thompson on .
Awaiting classification.
    Dear Miss Thompson   Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental...
School Complaints
Response by Department for Education to K. Gallagher on .
Partially successful.
Ref 2016-0051902 Dear K Gallagher I refer to your request for information made under the Freedom of Information Act (2000), which was received on 7...
Exclusion Schools in Cornwall
Response by Department for Education to Philip Kerridge on .
Awaiting response.
Dear Mr Kerridge Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for co...

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