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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List of Schools undertaking overseas adventurous trips
Response by Department for Education to Peter Joyes on .
Information not held.
Dear Mr Joyes, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 2 January 2015. You requested the following information. ·        ...
Racial remarks by teachers
Response by Department for Education to Prena Visavadia on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Prena Visavadia  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 10th March 2016. You requested: “I am writing to make a reque...
Dear Ms Downs, Thank you for your email of 7 March 2016 regarding evidence of settled intention to publish costs of transferring academies. You request...
Statistics for special needs school leavers
Response by Department for Education to Josephine Platt on .
Information not held.
Dear Josephine Platt, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 26 February 2016. You requested… Dear Department for Educati...
Dear AE, In response to your enquiry of 4 March on the subject of guidance for social workers who work with children with autism, I must inform you tha...
Students being entered as external candidates for exams.
Response by Department for Education to M S Ward on .
Information not held.
Dear Mr/Ms Ward, RE: Students being entered as external candidates for exams Thank you for your email received at 20th August 2015, reference number:...
Dear Mr Robson Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 20/02/2016. You requested: “Could you give me information on the...
Dear Ms Seddon, I refer to your complaint, which was received on 24th February 2016. You requested: “I am writing to request an internal review of De...
Dear Christy Thank you for your query received on 14th March 2016. You asked: ‘I would like to know the salaries of every teacher at all Northampton...
Dear Mr P Johnson,   Please see attached response to your Freedom of Information Request, dated 6^th February 2016.   Yours Sincerely,   Aar...
Dear Ms Borsotti, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 22 January. You requested that we send you details of any inquiry a...
Dear Marc, Thank you for your email dated 11 April 2014 regarding teacher statistics.   Statistics from the latest annual School Workforce Census (N...
Which software schools use to return census data
Response by Department for Education to Tahir Hussain on .
Information not held.
Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 11th March 2016. You requested an ‘Excel spread sheet containing the following fields...
Scottish School Contact Details
Response by Department for Education to Holly Donnelly on .
Information not held.
Dear Ms Donnelly, Thank you for your email dated 15 January 2014 about Edubase. You requested: “I would like to request a list of the primary and se...
Dear June Thompson  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 10 February 2016. You requested the number and names of the Loc...
Dear Mr Asiedu Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 15 January. You requested: a list of history school teachers in sec...
Dear Mr Wheeler   FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST [Ref:  FOI 2015 – 0020510]   Thank you for your request for information on 2 May 2015. You req...
Dear Mr/Ms Tear,   I am writing in response to your information request which was received on the 28^th of May 2012 in which you requested publicat...
Dear Ms Taylor, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 18 October 2014. You requested; “Please will you tell me the number o...
Directors of education contact emails
Response by Department for Education to Sara Longmire on .
Information not held.
Dear Ms Longmire, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 27 May. You requested the contact details of all UK directors and...
Cost of academy transfers 3
Response by Department for Education to J Downs on .
Refused.
Dear Ms Downs, Thank you for your email of 9 February 2016, which broke your previous request into four separate requests and added two further reque...
Cost of academy transfers 4
Response by Department for Education to J Downs on .
Refused.
Dear Ms Downs, Thank you for your email of 9 February 2016, which broke your previous request into four separate requests and added two further reques...
Cost of academy transfers 2
Response by Department for Education to J Downs on .
Refused.
Dear Ms Downs, Thank you for your email of 9 February 2016, which broke your previous request into four separate requests and added two further reques...
Dear Ms Downs, Thank you for your email of 9 February 2016, which broke your previous request into four separate requests and added two further reques...
Dear Ms Downs, Thank you for your email of 9 February 2016, which broke your previous request into four separate requests and added two further reques...

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