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).
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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.

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Response by Department for Education to Paul H Brinklow on .

Partially successful.

Dear Paul H Brinklow    Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 6^th September 2018.   You requested information to an...
Dear Ms Kalule Thank you for your email of 9 September about finance for university. Although you have indicated that you wish to make a request fo...
Admission appeals to selective schools
Response by Department for Education to Joanne Bartley on .

Partially successful.

Dear Joanne,   Thank you for your request for information, which was received and logged on 24 August 2018. I have dealt with your request under t...
Dear Charles Rawlinson  Thank you for your request for information received on 28 August 2018. You requested:   “I would like to follow on from...
Dear Mr Phillips  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 16 August 2018. I have dealt with your request under the Freedom...
Dear David,   Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 20/08/2018. You requested:   Please send me any information...
Dear Ms Hall   Thank you for your FOI request, received on 10 August.   You requested:   Could I please have a copy of Stockport's response...
Dear S.Grove      Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 30/08/2018 . You requested     ·       Which policy with...
Dear Mr Sweetman   Thank you for your FOI request, received on 14 July. You requested:   Was there any consultation between the DfE and Home Ed...
Pupil data: HO data sharing agreements
Request to Department for Education by Jen Persson. Annotated by Jen Persson on .

Successful.

This is the response to an FOI request made on 20 November 2017 https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/pupil_data_home_office_data_shar
Dear KC,   Re: KS2 120 Scaled Results:   Thank you very much for your email received on 16^th July 2018, reference number: 2018- 0030609, your...
Dear Sir/Madam 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 Mr Grindrod   Ref: 2017-0032656   Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 4 July 2017. You requested:  ...
Re: A Previous request made in January 2017
Response by Department for Education to Joseph Chalmers on .

Partially successful.

Dear  Chalmers  You are correct in saying that the department does not hold records on whether there is any Fabian Society activity or a presence wi...
Dear Mr Hindess Thank you for your email of 23 May 2018, concerning the School Complaints Unit's response to your previous request for information....
Dear Ms Heald, Thank you for your email dated 24 October 2014 about EduBase. You requested: “I would be very grateful if you could provide a list of al...
Specialist Leaders of Education
Response by Department for Education to Hitesh on .

Partially successful.

 Dear Mr/Ms Hitesh   Thank you for your email dated 07 May 2014 about Specialist Leaders of Education (SLEs). I would like the following informati...
Multi Academy Trust information 2018
Response by Department for Education to Claire Wells on .

Partially successful.

IRIS Ref: 2018-0032877   CRM Ref: ENQ-279855-S0D2Q7   Dear Ms Wells   Freedom of Information Request   I refer to your request for info...
Revoking of Academy Orders
Response by Department for Education to Sylvia Mundy on .

Successful.

Dear Sylvia Mundy,   I am writing to you in relation to FOI (2018-0031234). On 21^st of August you requested an internal review of the case, stati...
Ofsted results for schools in selective areas
Response by Department for Education to Joanne Bartley on .

Partially successful.

Dear Joanne,   Thank you very much for your email received on 7^th December 2017, reference number: FOI 2017-0056358, your request was as follows:...
Dear  Susannah Wilkinson, Thank you for your email of 30^th May 2018 requesting an internal review of the Department for Education's handling of you...
List of attendees to the Spring 2018 Phonics Readshows
Response by Department for Education to Vicki Gardner on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Vicki Gardner    Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 13 June 2018. You requested:   “Regarding the events d...
The 'My Dangerous Loverboy' educational film
Response by Department for Education to David Webster on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr Webster,   Thank you for your request for information, which we received on 17 June. You requested the release of documents relating to th...
List of all SEN Schools, PRUs and AP Providers in the UK
Response by Department for Education to Tom Varley 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...
Free School Application Forms
Response by Department for Education to Laura McInerney on .

Successful.

Dear Sir/Madam Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for corr...

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