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.

2500 requests

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Dear  Edgar Smets  Thank you for your request for information received on 23 June 2016. You requested: “On the current edubase excel document, it doe...
Dear Mr O'Looney  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 10/06/2016. I have dealt with your request under the Freedom of I...
Human Rights Education
Response by Department for Education to Simon Squeeker on .
Partially successful.
Dear Simon Squeeker  Thank you for your request for information which was received on 20 June 2016. You requested the following information: I attend...
Can you please acknowledge receipt of the FoI request sent to you on 16th June 2016 Report on the commissioning of Children's Social Care services i...
Can you please acknowledge receipt of the FoI request sent to you on 16th June 2016 entitled Report by LaingBuisson exploring ways to develop capaci...
Dear Mr Allanach, Freedom of Information Request: 2016-0029684 Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 13 June 2016. Yo...
Edubase extracts for 2009
Response by Department for Education to Vincenzo Scrutinio on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Vincenzo Scrutinio   Thank you for your request for information received on 06 June 2016. You requested: “I would need extracts from Edubase FOR...
Army Recruiting Partnering Project
Response by Department for Education to Conor Watt on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Watt  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 23 May. You requested copies of any correspondence that the department...
Dear Mr Johnson  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on the 6 June 2016. You requested the following information: How many...
Thank you for your email dated 23 May about the school census. You wrote: "In response to a request dated 25 February 2016 and titled "School MIS Stati...
Dear Jude Enright, I am writing in response to your request for information Reference: 2016-0027789 You requested How much has the National Teac...
Re. BNA Young Naturalists' Competition I write on behalf of British Naturalists' Association in respect of set-up of our National natural history...
Dear Geraldine  Thank you for your request for information received on 15 June 2016. You requested: “Please can I make a freedom of information reque...
Which software schools use to return census data
Response by Department for Education to Hamzah H on .
Awaiting classification.
Thank you for your email dated 07 June about the school census. You wrote: “I would like to see a breakdown of which software's are used by schools...
If you don't succeed at first ... On 16 June 2016 the ICO required the DfE to release the information. See: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/20...
Non-Authorised Absences
Response by Department for Education to Ben Ward on .
Successful.
Dear Mr Ward Thank you for your email of 5 June, addressed to ministers, about school attendance. I hope you can appreciate that ministers receive a l...
Please could you confirm for the academic years ending July 2014 and July 2015, and for academic year to date (or as close to) 2016, how many traine...
Information
Response by Department for Education to Scott Davies on .
Successful.
Dear Mr. Davies Ref 2015/0024183 I am writing in response to your email of the 27th May 2015 regarding TM44 assessment certification. You requested the...
Communication on smoking control and smoking cessation
Response by Department for Education to RT Freud on .
Information not held.
Dear Mr Freud, RE: FOI 2016-0027313 Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 25th May. You requested ‘a list of all bodies t...
Dear Mr Straw, Please find attached a response to your recent request for information. Yours sincerely Free Schools Group Department for Education...
Recruitment Spend for Trinity Academy, Brixton
Response by Department for Education to T Blossom on .
Information not held.
Dear T Blossom Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for corr...
GCE A levels by ethnicity - 2 or more Cs or higher
Response by Department for Education to Oscar Hayward on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Hayward, Thank you for your request for information, reference number: 2016-0026693. Your request is as follows: I am interested in the ethn...
Looking for head teacher data
Response by Department for Education to David Gradon on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Gradon  Thank you for your request for information received on 23 May 2016. You requested: “I am looking to find out data of schools in all...
London School and contact details
Response by Department for Education to alistair mills on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Mills  Thank you for your request for information received on 09 June 2016. You requested: “Please can you provide the following information...
School Title Deeds and School Land Title Deeds
Request to Department for Education by Mel Kelly. Annotated by John Edwards on .
Information not held.
It is perfectly possible that they do not actually own the school lands and an analysis of their documents would reveal this hence the lack of transpar...

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