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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Dear Mr McDougall    Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 8 May 2018. You requested How many unregistered schools a...
Contact details for Multi-Academy Trusts
Response by Department for Education to Ella Taylor on .

Partially successful.

Ref: 2018-0014231   Dear Ms Taylor   Freedom of Information Request Thank you for your request for information, which we received on 21 March...
UK Schools - Email address list
Response by Department for Education to Ella Taylor on .

Successful.

Dear Ella Taylor  Thank you for your request for information received on 21 March 2018. You requested:   “Please can you send me an Excel list o...
School MIS Suppliers Stats
Response by Department for Education to Ella Taylor on .

Successful.

Please find attached a response to your recent query about the school census. Regards,   Marcia Merchant Thank you for your email dated 21...
Fress school meal and Pupil Premium information
Response by Department for Education to Alex Godbold on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Alex    Thank you for your email that we received on 23 May in which you asked for: “% Pupil Premium entitlement for all London schools and %...
    Dear Karin Siemund   Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental...
Specifics for unregistered schools in England
Response by Department for Education to David Ostlander on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr Ostlander, I refer to your request for information, which was received on 6 January 2015. You requested; “Further to the written parliamentary...
Dear Gill Kilner   I refer to your request for information made under the Freedom of Information Act (2000), which was received on 24 April 2018....
Quality of Further Education
Response by Department for Education to Paul H Brinklow on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Brinklow  Thank you for your further enquiry of 19 May. On this occasion, I have been asked to reply. I am sorry you were dissatisfied wit...
Dear Katie Merritt  Thank you for your request for information received on 14 September 2016. You requested: “Please could you send me a database of...
Dear Ms Coombs,   Thank you very much for your email received on 1^st May 2018, reference number: 2018-0019927, your request was as follows:  ...
Membership of Early Learning Goal Review Group
Response by Department for Education to Nathan Archer on .

Awaiting classification.

  Dear Mr. Archer,  Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 1 May 2018. You requested:         “I would be grateful if...
Members of the EYFS review body
Response by Department for Education to John Wadsworth on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr. Wadsworth, Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 1 May 2018. You requested: “Please provide me with the names...
Dear Ellie Thank you for your request for information received on 11 May 2018. You requested:   “Please can you send me a excel list of all scho...
List of Primary and Secondary Schools and Head Teacher
Response by Department for Education to Anton Fowler on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Anton Thank you for your request for information received on 14 May 2018. You requested:   “Under the Freedom of Information Act, please co...
Dear Ms Wilkinson    Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 27 April.  You requested: ‘1. When code B, educated off-s...
Value of loans to academies
Request to Department for Education by J Downs. Annotated by J Downs on .

Partially successful.

I have written about this here: http://www.localschoolsnetwork.org.uk/2018/05/exclusive-16m-lent-to-academies-to-achieve-financial-stability-in-201617-...
Manchester Creative minutes
Response by Department for Education to Andrew Jolley on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Andrew Jolley    Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 27/03/2018 00:00 . This is the third and final email enc...
Dear Mr Hindess Thank you for your email of 23 May 2018, concerning the School Complaints Unit's response to your previous request for information....
Thank you for contacting the Department for Education. We can confirm that we have received the Freedom of Information request you submitted. We wil...
Funding agreement of Cumberland School London
Response by Department for Education to Chester Yang on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Chester Yang  Thank you for your request for information, which we received on 24 April 2018. You requested:       ·         The Funding...
Academy Order Issued
Response by Department for Education to Victoria on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Victoria Scherer,   Thank you for your request for information, which we received on 27 April 2018.   You requested confirmation that an...
Dear Cath   The data that we provided you contains the wording that is currently held in our data systems.   To assist I have manually amended...
School List England and Wales
Response by Department for Education to Emma Darby on .

Successful.

Dear Emma Darby  Thank you for your request for information received on 06 August 2017. You requested:   “Under the freedom of information act c...
School Complaints
Response by Department for Education to Raising Voices on .

Awaiting classification.

FAO Raising Voices I refer to your request for information made under the Freedom of Information Act (2000), which we received on 30 April 2018. You...

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