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.

3145 requests
Dear Mr Gunner, Thank you for your email dated 26 September 2013.   You asked: 'I would like any information relating to support of males at every leve...
Providers of Diploma in Education and Training
Response by Department for Education to A Fletcher on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Fletcher Please find attached response to your recent FOI enquiry. Regards Fran Ministerial and Public Communications Division Pic...
Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
Gove csa inquiry
Response by Department for Education to Cathy Fox on .

Awaiting response.

Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
Contact details for UK schools
Response by Department for Education to mark blagbrough on .

Awaiting classification.

Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
Cost of a school
Response by Department for Education to Emmanuel Animashaun on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Animashaun, Thank you for your email which was received on 5 January. The department does not hold information on detailed construction cost...
Multi Academy Trusts
Response by Department for Education to Mr C. F. Hamilton on .

Refused.

Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
Dear Mr Patrick English   Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 18 December 2017. You requested the following:   1...
Approved/Outstanding Academies
Response by Department for Education to Mr C. F. Hamilton on .

Awaiting classification.

Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
Floor Standards and Coasting
Response by Department for Education to Philip Kerridge on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Philip,   RE: Floor Standard and Coasting Schools in Cornwall   Thank you for your email received on 19^th December 2017, reference numbe...
Postgraduate loans introduction - PhD
Response by Department for Education to James Smith on .

Awaiting response.

Dear Mr Smith Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for corre...
Postgraduate loans secondary legislation
Response by Department for Education to James Smith on .

Awaiting response.

Dear Mr Smith Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for corre...
Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
Dear Mr Cassidy Request to Department for Education regarding teacher recruitment advert Ref: 2015-0048800 Thank you for your request for information...
Wirral Family forum monitoring reports
Response by Department for Education to Catherine Griffiths on .

Awaiting response.

Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
Please can you indicate when you will be releasing the information that I requested on 21st December. Yours sincerely, Lucie Stephens
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Schools using BPO services
Response by Department for Education to Annie Thomas on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Ms Thomas  Thank you for your request for information received on 19 December 2017. You requested:   “I would like to see the number of sch...
Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
Dear Luke Georgiou  Thank you for your enquiry received on 19 December 2017. You requested:   “Thank you for this   However, i dont see the i...
Apprenticeships marketing
Response by Department for Education to R A Williamson on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Williamson As the What Do They Know website removes email addresses from response, the email contact details to use for the individual named...
History and cost of DfE policymaking since 2000
Response by Department for Education to Wendy Ellyatt on .

Awaiting response.

Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
Contact list of schools
Response by Department for Education to Emma Darby on .

Successful.

Dear Ms Darby  Thank you for your request for information received on 08 May 2017. You requested:   “Under the freedom of information act could...

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