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.

1630 requests
School level A level results by sex
Response by Department for Education to Simon Briscoe on .
Awaiting classification.
Hi Simon,   The 2013 data for your request is attached.   Let me know if you get this e-mail. I sent it originally on 21^st April 2015.  ...
Meetings between Michael Gove and David Cameron
Response by Department for Education to Tom Gardner on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Gardner Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for cor...
School contact
Response by Department for Education to Mark Gittos on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Gittos Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for corr...
School attendance
Response by Department for Education to Dave Darby on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Darby Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for corre...
School admissions: summer born children
Response by Department for Education to Rozana Dutton on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Ms Dutton Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for corr...
School admisisons: summer born children
Response by Department for Education to Rozana Dutton on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Ms Dutton Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for cor...
School admissions: summer born children
Response by Department for Education to Rozana Dutton on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Ms Dutton Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for corr...
Dear Ms Dutton Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for corr...
Political content and teaching
Follow up sent to Department for Education by Paulo Peterson on .
Delayed.
I note that I have yet to receive a response to this request, and that the delay exceeds the legally stated 20 day response period for dealing with...
Software that schools use to return census
Response by Department for Education to Alice Todd on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Ms Todd Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 24th April 2015. You requested ‘an excel spreadsheet containing the sch...
Designations
Request sent to Department for Education by Bruce Sidney on .
Awaiting response.
Please advise as to the legal requirements for changing the designation of an Academy from a religious character to non religious character School....
Funding for Free Schools
Response by Department for Education to sameen on .
Awaiting response.
Dear Sameen Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for corresp...
Nursery places
Clarification sent to Department for Education by Gillian McDade on .
Awaiting response.
Thank you for your reply. My request is in relation to Northern Ireland, and I will contact the relevant body. Many thanks Yours faithfully, Gi...
Safeguarding - responsible
Response by Department for Education to Gerard Strong on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Strong Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 13th April 2015. I am sorry for the delay responding to you. You...
Dear  Ms Sandiford  Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for...
Burnley Freeschool
Response by Department for Education to Bobby on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Waring,  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 30 April 2014. You requested the information about the budget requ...
Uk Secondary Schools, Colleges etc.
Response by Department for Education to Allan Wainwright on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Wainwright Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for...
Dear Mr Strong,  Thank you for your request for information received on 17 April 2014. You requested: “Please can you provide the following informati...
KS1 2014 National Attainment Data
Response by Department for Education to A Manuel on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr/Ms Manuel Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 6 April 2015. You requested to supply a national level summary o...
Names of academies changing sponsors and costs involved
Request to Department for Education by J Downs. Annotated by Jane Eades on .
Partially successful.
Is it one of the side effects of the academies programme or is it increasingly that the Department of Education is becoming more secretive that more an...
School Bus Funding
Response by Department for Education to Anna Brown on .
Awaiting response.
Dear Ms Brown Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for corre...
Dear Ms McNeil     Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 14 April. You requested:     Please could you provide...
Software used to return pupil census
Response by Department for Education to Dave Kelly on .
Partially successful.
Hi Dave,   Apologies, please find attached a revised spreadsheet containing the data you requested.  The data in the worksheet for the summer cens...
Finding an Educational Sponsor
Response by Department for Education to Amith Thomas on .
Information not held.
Dear Mr/Ms Thomas Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 8 April 2014. Your request was as follows: ‘I would like to kno...
SRE
Response by Department for Education to Mr. Smith on .
Partially successful.
Dear Mr Smith, Thank you for your email of 18 February 2014 about the provision of sex and relationship education and free schools. In your email you a...

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