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.

3126 requests
Dear Andy A request received by the Department for Education on 6 December has been transferred to the Education and Skills Funding Agency, an execu...
Dear Mr Platt,   Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 8 December 2017.  You requested; Can you please tell me:  ...
ITT withdrawal
Response by Department for Education to Dan Gibney on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Gibney Thank you for your email of 2 January regarding teacher records. The National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL), an executi...
Dear Vashti Berry  Thank you for your request for information received on 13 December 2017. You requested:   “Please can you send me an excel li...
Head Teacher Contact Details
Response by Department for Education to Lynne Russell on .

Partially successful.

Dear Ms Russell, Thank you for your email dated 25 May 2014 about Edubase.   “Please could I have the name of school, name of Head Teacher, email add...
List of headteachers in England
Response by Department for Education to A Ross on .

Successful.

Dear A Ross  Thank you for your request for information received on 13 December 2017. You requested:   “Under the freedom of information act of...
Dear Dave Kelly    Thank you for your request for information that we received on 7 December 2017. You requested: “from the last complete CFR retu...
Dear Naida Sehovic    Thank you for your email dated 20 December in which you asked: “By school, primary and secondary, could I please get: - th...
Dear Mr. Gibney Thank you for your email of 13 December regarding student loans. On this occasion I have been asked to reply. Although you have in...
Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
List of rebrokered schools
Response by Department for Education to Andrew Jolley on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Andrew Jolley    Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 16 December 2017. Your request was as follows:    In his...
Autumn-17 census - MIS supplier
Response by Department for Education to Jamie on .

Successful.

Thank you for your email dated 12 December about the school census. You wrote: ‘I would like to see a breakdown of which Software is used by schools...
Dear Mr Ratcliffe,   Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 28/11/2017 00:00.   Please find attached our response t...
Didsbury C of E Free School
Response by Department for Education to maire redmond on .

Partially successful.

Dear Ms Redmond, Thank you for your email dated 24 September about Free Schools Enquiries. I can confirm that a response to your request for informatio...
  Dear Brian   Thank you for your email of 11 December, addressed to the department’s enquiry unit about maximum tuition fee caps in 2018/19 for...
National Schools Commissioner
Response by Department for Education to Philip Kerridge on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Kerridge,   Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 5 November 2017. You requested “I want to contact the nation...
Dear Mr Straw      Thank you for your request of 24 November 2017 for the department to carry out an internal review of our handling of your FOI...
Timeline for release of costs of academy transfers
Response by Department for Education to J Downs on .

Partially successful.

Dear Ms Downs    Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 27 November 2017. You requested:     I should be grateful i...
Local authority schools in the UK
Response by Department for Education to Georgia Lockett on .

Partially successful.

Dear Ms Lockett  Thank you for your request for information received on 07 December 2017. You requested:   “Please may I request a list of all l...
EFA Contractors Framework
Response by Department for Education to Nathan Reid on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Reid      Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 21 November 2017. You requested:   The following request...
TRNs
Response by Department for Education to A Fletcher on .

Successful.

Via e-mail only: [1][FOI #449921 email]   Dear A Fletcher   Ref: Information Request: 2017-0057185   Thank you for your e-mail, which was r...
SKE numbers by provider
Response by Department for Education to Mark Crowley on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr Crowley,  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 6 November 2017. Following on from a response to the request dat...
Dear N Smith  Thank you for your request for information received on 17 November 2017. You requested:   “I am looking to obtain an up to date Ex...
Dear Mr Verducci  Thank you for your request for information received on 01 November 2017. You requested:   “Please can you provide a recently u...
Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...

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