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.

2223 requests

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Dismissed Ofsted Inspectors
Response by Department for Education to Sabine White on .
Refused.
Dear Sabine White  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 21 June. Your request is as follows: ‘I would like to be sent...
Dear  Mr E Sercombe  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 8 April 2015. You requested: “could you confirm whether the Sec...
Number of FOI Staff.
Response by Department for Education to Ross on .
Information not held.
Dear Mr Jones Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 2 July 2015. You requested: “number of people tasked within the Depa...
Dear Mr Smithson, RE: Statistics relating to post-16 learners with SEND Thank you for your request, reference number: 2015-0020872. Your request was...
Dear Mr Jolley,  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 12 March. You requested the following:- “DfE recently announced the...
UK nurseries and contract details
Response by Department for Education to Kalina Todorova on .
Information not held.
Reference number: 2015-0027323 26th June 2015 Dear Ms Todorova, Thank you for your request of information, which was received on 12 June 2015. You requ...
School sponsorship: Ethics and guidelines
Response by Department for Education to Fiona Goldie on .
Information not held.
Dear Fiona Goldie  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 26/04/2015. We also You requested that you would like to see pol...
Dear Mr Nagle,   Please find attached letter in response to your request for an FOI internal review.   Kind regards,   Amelia Southgate...
Dear Ms Hughes Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 5 May 2015. Your request was: ‘I am interested in the research and r...
Military Ethos and DfE Character Awards
Response by Department for Education to Freddie Neve on .
Information not held.
Dear Mr Neve Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 27 April 2015. You asked ‘Did any of the 27 winning schools and organ...
Burnley Freeschool
Response by Department for Education to Bobby on .
Refused.
Dear Mr Waring,  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 30 April 2014. You requested the information about the budget requ...
Warner Report
Response by Department for Education to rebecca hemsley on .
Refused.
Dear  Ms Hemsley  Thank you for your letter of 24 March regarding your request for a copy of Choosing with care: The report of the Committee of Inquiry...
Finding an Educational Sponsor
Response by Department for Education to Amith Thomas on .
Information not held.
Dear Mr/Ms Thomas Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 8 April 2014. Your request was as follows: ‘I would like to kno...
Dear Mr  Denning  Thank you for your emails of 24 January and 13 February about Durham Free School. I have dealt with your request under the Freedom o...
Levy Report into Pindown Staffordshire
Request to Department for Education by Cathy Fox. Annotated by Cathy Fox on .
Information not held.
The report is available here http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/yourcouncil/dataprotectionandfreedomofinformation/publicationsscheme/The-Pindown-Experienc...
Dear Mr Jarman  Thank you for your request for information received on 07 April 2015. You requested: “I would like to know how many comprehensive , p...
Reference number: 2015-0015909 16th April, 2015 Dear Mr Willson, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 27 March 2015. Yo...
Dear Mr Scott, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 17th March 2015. You requested: * the number of sexual abuse reports...
School Sports Partnerships
Response by Department for Education to W Shepherd on .
Information not held.
Dear Mr/Ms Shepherd, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 3 March. You requested information on school sports partnership...
Andrew Webb remains Director of Children and Young People Services in Stockport, which has recently received a government innovation grant. He is ex pr...
Dear Mr Everett, I refer to your complaint which was received on 17th February 2014. You reiterated your request to be sent copies of the documents y...
Burnley High School (Freeschool)
Response by Department for Education to Bobby on .
Refused.
Dear Mr Waring, Thank you for your email dated 2 February about Burnley Free School. I have dealt with your request under the Freedom of Information...
Dear Ms Theophilou, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 9 February 2015. You asked for ‘copies of all correspondence a...
A report from the launch of the AEHEP at Westminster, February 2015, may be found here https://edyourself.wordpress.com/ Background information her...
Personal Education Records
Response by Department for Education to Gary Jones on .
Information not held.
Mr Jones   Thank you for your email of 11 February 2015 to the Department for Education requesting copies of your personal education records.  As m...

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