BAME Children with SEN out of education

Response to this request is long overdue. By law, under all circumstances, Croydon Borough Council should have responded by now (details). You can complain by requesting an internal review.

Dear Croydon Borough Council,

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information. Please can you advise the following data from 2013 to DATE:

The precise number of SEND (to clarify what is meant "Special Educational Needs and Disability") for a child or young person ages 0-25 by population (being per person for residents who live within LB Croydon) that have been made against the LB Croydon with exact numbers by each year relating to the following two sub-parts being:

a) The precise number of the whole population of children who are out of education.

b) The precise number within this population (a) above from the BAME community being Black, Asian, Minority of Ethnics/ or other being mixed race or multiple ethnic groups and to give numbers for each of these categories who have had to go to appeal and tribunal per person.

Under the Freedom of Information Act public authorities are required to respond to requests no later than 20 working days. The Act makes this clear: “a public authority must comply with section 1(1) promptly and in any event not later than the twentieth working day following the date of receipt

Yours faithfully,

Mrs Mala Thapar

Croydon Council, Croydon Borough Council

FOI/EIR request
Our reference: 2364479

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Dear Croydon Council,

I am still waiting for the data

Yours sincerely,

Mala Thapar

Dear Croydon Council,

I am still waiting for the data???

Yours sincerely,

Mala Thapar

Dear Croydon Council,

I am still waiting for the data and do not understand as to why it is taking so long?

Yours sincerely,

Mala Thapar

Croydon Council, Croydon Borough Council

Dear Mala Thapar
 
Please accept our apologies for the delay in responding to your request
for information.  As yet we have not received the information you have
requested from the service that holds it.  We have again chased and
expressed that it is required as a matter of urgency.  

We will continue to monitor your information request and look to provide
this information as soon as we receive it. 

We apologise for any inconvenience caused and appreciate your
understanding.

Kind regards

Croydon Council

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Dear Croydon Council,

I am still waiting for the data and do not understand as to why it is
taking so long?

Yours sincerely,

Mala Thapar

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Croydon Council, Croydon Borough Council

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FOI/EIR request
Our reference: 2364479

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Dear Croydon Borough Council,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

After all this time that was an unsuitable response. I am writing to request an internal review of Croydon Borough Council's handling of my FOI request 'BAME Children with SEN out of education'.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/b...

Yours faithfully,

Mala Thapar

Croydon Council, Croydon Borough Council

FOI/EIR request
Our reference: 2364479

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Dear Croydon Borough Council,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Croydon Borough Council's handling of my FOI request 'BAME Children with SEN out of education'.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/b...

Yours faithfully,

Mala Thapar

FOI, Croydon Borough Council

Dear Ms Thapar,

Thank you for your email.

Please note we have acknowledged your internal review request for this today.

Kind regards

Information Team

Bernard Weatherill House
7th Floor Zone C
8 Mint walk
Croydon CR0 1EA

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