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.

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Analysis of PISA 2015 tests.
Response by Department for Education to J. Jones on .

Refused.

Dear Howard Jones, I refer to your request for information, which was received on 1 May 2017. Your request: analysis of the PISA 2015 results reques...
School agency spend
Response by Department for Education to Bill Dawes on .

Information not held.

Dear B Dawes  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 03/02/2016. Please find attached the response to your request which h...
Dear Mrs Weir,   Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 11^th May 2017. You requested a list of secondary schools in th...
Education and Mental Health in London
Response by Department for Education to D Jerma on .

Information not held.

Dear D Jerma,    Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 6^th April. You requested the number and names of Alternative...
Dear J Downs    "Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 26/04/2017 00:00 . You requested       ‘I have seen a let...
Dear Dan Gibney    "Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 21/04/2017 00:00 .   Please find attached our response t...
    Dear Brian     Thank you for your correspondence of 4^th May. As you are not seeking access to recorded information as covered under the...
Dear Mr Gibney  Thank you for your email of 28 April, addressed to the Department regarding student loans.  As you are not seeking access to recorde...
Looked After Children Statistics
Response by Department for Education to Richard Chandler on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Chandler   Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 10 April 2017. You requested:   “Please can you provide m...
University contact details
Response by Department for Education to Jim Killock on .

Information not held.

Dear Jim Killock    "Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 18/04/2017 00:00 .   Please find attached a response to...
Progress at Key Stage 2
Response by Department for Education to Philip Kerridge on .

Information not held.

Dear Philip,   Re: 2016 Key stage 2 Attainment Data   Thank you for your email received on 29^th March 2017, reference number: 2017-0018484. Y...
Dear Mr/Ms Cawthorne, RE: Freedom of Information request - Amount of students who have self excluded due to bullying Thank you for your request for in...
School Details
Response by Department for Education to Stewart Simmons on .

Refused.

Dear Stewart Simmons  Thank you for your request for information received on 01 March 2017. You requested:   “Would it be possible for you to se...
Dear R Mason    Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 27 March 2017. You requested: Dear Department for Education,...
Dear Ms Bartley, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 19 April 2017. I have dealt with your request under the Freedom o...
Dear Nicky Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for correspo...
List of UK schools Head of Governors
Response by Department for Education to Peter Cubbin on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Cubbin Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 1 October 2014. You requested “a list of UK schools Head of Governor...
Schools Designated Safeguarding Lead
Response by Department for Education to Arron Cleverdon on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Cleverdon  Thank you for your request for information received on 24 February 2017. You requested:   “Please can you send me a excel lis...
Withdrawal from religious education classes.
Response by Department for Education to Ryan L. L on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Longthorne,  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 29/01/17. You requested ‘a record of the number of instances...
Dear Mr Hilton Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 30 January 2017 and your further email of 20 February.  You request...
Home Schooling Statistics
Response by Department for Education to Anca Mandache on .

Information not held.

Dear Anca Mandache  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 25 January 2017. You requested: I would like to know wheth...
Statistics about school lunches
Response by Department for Education to Synne Johnsson on .

Information not held.

Dear  Ms Johnsson,  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 9 February 2017. You requested statistics about school lunches...
Dear Ms Carter,                                                                 Thank you for your request for information.    You said:  ...
Southend-on-Sea 11 Plus results by Junior School
Response by Department for Education to Carl Neal on .

Information not held.

Dear Carl,   Re: 11 plus selection examination     Thank you for your email received on 6th  January 2017, reference number: 2017-0001541, y...
Thank you for your request for information concerning the nationality, country of birth and language information collected via the school census. You...

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