Children in School who have diagnosis of Autism

Annette Masson made this Freedom of Information request to Aberdeen City Council

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Dear Aberdeen City Council,

Can you please advise me the following information:

Number of Children/young People registered in Aberdeen City Schools and nurseries as at today’s date.

Number of Children/young people registered in Aberdeen City Council schools and nurseries who have a diagnosis of Autism, ASD or ASC?

A breakdown of numbers of children /young people diagnosed with Autism, ASD or ASC by those in
Nursery
Primary School
Secondary School
Specialist Schools

The number of Children/young people
diagnosed with Autism/ASD or ASC being educated full time in each of the following independent specialist schools:
Linn Moor
Camphill
Falkland House
The New School
Troup House School
New Struan School
Any Other Specialist Schools

Yours faithfully,

Annette Masson

Foi Enquiries, Aberdeen City Council

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Dear Ms Masson,

 

Information enquiry reference FOI-18-0817.

 

Thank you for your recent request for information, which we received on 23
May 2018.   

 

We have assumed that, by ASD and ASC, you are referring to Autism Spectrum
Disorder (ASD) and Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC). Please let us know as
soon as possible if we are incorrect.

 

The scheduled date for our response to your request for information is on
or before 21 June 2018.

 

Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any queries in the
meantime.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Grant Webster

Information Compliance Officer

 

 

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Dear Grant,

You are correct I just wanted to ensure that I covered all possible diagnosis for Autism .
ASD - Autism Spectrum Disorder
ASC - Autism Spectrum Condition

Yours sincerely,

Annette Masson

Foi Enquiries, Aberdeen City Council

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Dear Ms Masson

 

Thank you for your information request of 23 May 2018.  Aberdeen City
Council (ACC) has completed the necessary search for the information
requested.

 

Number of Children/young People registered in Aberdeen City Schools and
nurseries as at today’s date.

Please see below:

 

Nursery: 3272

Schools: 21436

 

Number of Children/young people registered in Aberdeen City Council
schools and nurseries who have a diagnosis of Autism, ASD (Autism Spectrum
Disorder) or ASC (Autism Spectrum Condition)?

Total number of pupils recoded on SEEMiS as 'Autistic spectrum disorder':
557

 

A breakdown of numbers of children /young people diagnosed with Autism,
ASD or ASC by those in Nursery Primary School Secondary School Specialist
Schools

Please see below:

 

Number of pupils recorded on
SEEMiS as 'Autistic spectrum
  disorder' as of 28/5/18
Nursery 28
Primary 263
Secondary 189
Special 77
Total 557

 

The number of Children/young people diagnosed with Autism/ASD or ASC being
educated full time in each of the following independent specialist
schools:

Please see below:

 

Linn Moor - 1

Camphill - 8

Falkland House - 1

The New School - 0

Troup House School - 0

New Struan School - 0

Any Other Specialist Schools - 2

 

We hope this helps with your request.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Anna Buchan

Information Compliance Officer

 

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