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.

2122 requests

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Dear Mr Panman  Thank you for your request for information received on 11 January 2016. You requested: “I should be grateful if you would provide the...
School contact information
Response by Department for Education to Andrej Dethlefsen on .
Successful.
Dear Andrej,  Thank you for your request for information received on 06 January 2016. You requested: “Under the freedom of information act, I'd be gr...
Dear Alan The Department for Education does not have the salary information you have requested. The Skills Funding Agency (sponsored by the Department...
Thank you very much indeed for your very clear response. Yours faithfully, Laura Hiller
school food plan role in DFE
Response by Department for Education to Andrew Jolley on .
Successful.
Dear Andrew Jolley  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 25 November 2015. You mentioned that Myles Bremner has stated “W...
Dear A. Magic, Thank you for your email of 14 December 2015, in which you ask a number of questions regarding special schools and colleges. I have pro...
Fire marshals
Response by Department for Education to D Blake on .
Successful.
Dear Diana Blake Ref: 2015-0054060 I am writing in response to your email of the 1st December 2015 regarding fire warden information. You requested t...
Dear Dr Speller, Thank you for your enquiry. You asked: “My question relates to the A* to C measure in 2016 with current Year 11 taking the old English...
Do you fund Home-Start UK?
Response by Department for Education to Ms M White on .
Successful.
Dear Ms White Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 17 September. You requested details of Home Start UK funding in terms...
Dear George Day  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 07/12/2015 00:00 . You requested the national percentage and number...
Basis of DfE claims on sponsored academies
Response by Department for Education to Henry Stewart on .
Partially successful.
Dear Mr Stewart, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 5 August 2015. You asked: "Please can you provide the datasets and...
Software used to return finance data, year 3
Response by Department for Education to Dave Kelly on .
Successful.
Dear Dave Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 1st December 2015. You requested an ‘Excel spreadsheet containing the foll...
Dear Mr Hogan  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 27/11/2015. You requested: A new Governors Handbook was published to...
2015-0054791 Dear Mr Taylor Please find attached our response to your recent Freedom of Information request. Once again, thank you for writing. Kind...
School MIS Supplier Statistics
Response by Department for Education to Richard Harley on .
Successful.
Dear Rich Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 12th November 2015. You requested an ‘Excel spreadsheet containing the f...
Software used to return pupil census, year 3
Response by Department for Education to Dave Kelly on .
Successful.
Dear Dave Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 1st December 2015. You requested an ‘Excel spreadsheet containing the foll...
Dear Ms Leem  Thank you for your request for information received on 01 December 2015. You requested: “Please could you provide a list of all the UK...
Dear Mr Sharma Thank you for your email of 24 November regarding an incorrect file you have received. I can confirm that I have spoken to Mr Devonshi...
Dear Mr Cairns,  Thank you for your email dated 31 May about Harpenden Secondary School. This has been passed to the Education Funding Agency (EFA), a...
Teacher Induction Appeals
Response by Department for Education to Polly Burns on .
Partially successful.
Dear Ms Burns  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 5th November 2015. You requested: “From as far back as possible can...
Voluntary Code of Practice
Response by Department for Education to M Khan on .
Partially successful.
Dear Sir / Madam, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 21 July 2014. You requested: “Under the freedom of information a...
Dear Ms Downs  You requested the “titles of the qualifications solely for study skills or nail technology taken by pupils in Key Stage 4 in the academ...
Dear Ms Ferrari, Thank you for your email dated 26 April 2013 about the size of secondary schools.   I have attached my reply to your question. Yo...
KS1 data for Croydon
Response by Department for Education to Mario on .
Partially successful.
Dear Maria, Re: Key Stage 1: Data for Croydon Thank you for your email received on 28th October 2015, reference number: 2015-0048821, your request wa...
School finance system analysis
Response by Department for Education to Dave Kelly on .
Successful.
Dear Mr Kelly   Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 24 October. You asked for a spreadsheet detailing the platforms...

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