Autumn-17 census - MIS supplier

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Dear Department for Education,

I would like to see a breakdown of which Software is used by schools to return the school census to the department e.g. their MIS Supplier.

Please could you provide the following information in an excel spreadsheet containing the following fields:

• Local authority Number
• School Number
• School name
• Establishment Type (ie. community School, nursery, Voluntary aided school etc)
• Establishment phase (i.e. primary, secondary)
• MIS Software Used
• Numbers of pupils on roll

Please provide this information from the most recent complete census (Autumn Census 2017)

Thank you in advance for your assistance

Yours faithfully,

Jamie

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Thank you for your email dated 12 December about the school census. You
wrote:

 

‘I would like to see a breakdown of which Software is used by schools to
return the school census to the department e.g. their MIS Supplier.

 

Please could you provide the following information in an excel spreadsheet
containing the following fields:

 

• Local authority number

• School Number

• School name

• Establishment Type (ie. community school, nursery, voluntary aided
school etc)

• Establishment phase (i.e. primary, secondary)

• MIS software used

• Numbers of pupils on roll

 

Please provide this information from the most recent complete census
(Autumn Census 2017)’.

 

I have dealt with your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

An Excel spreadsheet containing the information requested is enclosed. The
spreadsheet contains the local authority number, establishment number,
school name, type, phase, MIS supplier software code and number of pupils
for each school. It is not possible to provide the software supplier name
as this information is not collected. However, the software supplier code
we have included contains the software supplier name in the majority of
cases. 

 

I have provided data from the most recent complete census, which is the
autumn school census 2017.

 

If you have any queries about this letter, please contact me. Please
remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.

 

If you are unhappy with the way your request has been handled, you should
make a complaint to the Department by writing to me within two calendar
months of the date of this letter.  Your complaint will be considered by
an independent review panel, who were not involved in the original
consideration of your request. 

 

If you are not content with the outcome of your complaint to the
Department, you may then contact the Information Commissioner’s Office.

 

Email address: 

 

Jamie [1][FOI #452215 email]

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Thank you for your email dated 12 December about the school census. You
wrote:

‘I would like to see a breakdown of which Software is used by schools to
return the school census to the department e.g. their MIS Supplier.

Please could you provide the following information in an excel spreadsheet
containing the following fields:

• Local authority number

• School Number

• School name

• Establishment Type (ie. community school, nursery, voluntary aided
school etc)

• Establishment phase (i.e. primary, secondary)

• MIS software used

• Numbers of pupils on roll

Please provide this information from the most recent complete census
(Autumn Census 2017)’.

I have dealt with your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

An Excel spreadsheet containing the information requested is enclosed. The
spreadsheet contains the local authority number, establishment number,
school name, type, phase, MIS supplier software code and number of pupils
for each school. It is not possible to provide the software supplier name
as this information is not collected. However, the software supplier code
we have included contains the software supplier name in the majority of
cases. 

I have provided data from the most recent complete census, which is the
autumn school census 2017.

If you have any queries about this letter, please contact me. Please
remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.

If you are unhappy with the way your request has been handled, you should
make a complaint to the Department by writing to me within two calendar
months of the date of this letter.  Your complaint will be considered by
an independent review panel, who were not involved in the original
consideration of your request. 

If you are not content with the outcome of your complaint to the
Department, you may then contact the Information Commissioner’s Office.

Email address: 

Jamie [1][FOI #452215 email]

References

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1. https://crm/IRIS/main.aspx?etc=2&ext...