Dear Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council,

How many children within the local authority were de-registered from school during the following months. Please give monthly figures to enable comparison.

June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019
October 2019

June 2020
July 2020
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020

Yours faithfully,

Louise Jones

The Governance Team, Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

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Reference: FOI-269178758
Date of request: 05/11/2020
Title of request: Children de registered from school

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education directorate, Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Louise Jones,

In order to respond to your Freedom of Information Request FS269178758, we require a little more clarity.

What data is required?
- Is this all "removals from roll" regardless of the reason?

OR

- Removals from roll for a specific reason?

Please provide a response by Monday 16 November 2020.

Thank you
Education, Skills and Employment Directorate

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Dear education directorate,

I am specifically looking at where children have been de-registered by parents who will then be electively home educating.

Yours sincerely,

Louise Jones

The Governance Team, Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Reference: FOI-269178758
Date of request: 05/11/2020
Title of request: Children de registered from school

Dear Louise Jones,

Re: your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000

Month New EHE
June 2019 20
July 2019 13
August 2019 7
September 2019 32
October 2019 21
June 2020 13
July 2020 13
August 2020 02
September 2020 154
October 2020 66

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