Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder

Ms Maher made this Freedom of Information request to South-Eastern Education and Library Board (Northern Ireland)

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The request was partially successful.

Dear South-Eastern Education and Library Board (Northern Ireland),

I would like to make a Freedom of Information request for the
following information;

1. Please can you give me the most up to date enrolment numbers for
each school within the NEELB area with the following information;
a) name of school b) type of school c) Postcode of school. Please
include information such as whether the school is; primary, post
primary, special, learning support / additional needs, Irish
medium, independent, any other type of school and which schools
come under the status of controlled, controlled integrated,
integrated, CCMS or any other title.

2. Please can you give me the figures for how many children in each
of the schools listed in Q1 have a statement of SEN due to any
autism spectrum condition as a primary or additional need. Please
can you break this down into; a) those with an additional cognitive
learning disability b) those without an additional cognitive
learning disability.

3. Please can you give me the figures for how many children with
any autism spectrum condition in each of the above listed schools
in Q1 are currently on the schools' SEN register stages 1 and 2.
Please can you break this down in to ; a) those with an additional
cognitive learning disability b) those without an additional
cognitive learning disability.

4. Please can you give me the figures for how many children with
any autism spectrum condition in each of the above listed schools
in Q1 are currently at stage 3 or above of the assessment process
for a statement of SEN. Please can you break this down into; a)
those with an additional cognitive learning disability b) those
without an additional cognitive learning disability.

5. Please can you give me the figures for the amount of children
with any autism spectrum condition that have been provided with
transport from the board to go to school and what areas they are
travelling from and to which schools. Please can you break this
down into; a) those with an additional cognitive learning
disability b) those without an additional cognitive learning
disability.

6. Please can you give me the figures for the amount of children
with any autism spectrum condition in each of the above listed
schools in Q1 are currently not in full time education; a) due to
their condition or something related to their condition e.g.
anxiety or behavioural issues b) how long each child has not been
in full time education. Please can you break this down into; c)
those with an additional cognitive learning disability d) those
without an additional cognitive learning disability.

7. Please can you give me the figures for the amount of children
with any autism spectrum condition in each of the above listed
schools in Q1 that are currently being educated by the boards Home
tuition service and list; a) how many hours each child is receiving
from the service b) how many children are receiving this service at
home c) how many children are receiving this service in a venue
other than home. Please can you break this down into; d) those with
an additional cognitive learning disability e) those without an
additional cognitive learning disability.

Yours faithfully,

Ms Maher

Alberta Park, South-Eastern Education and Library Board (Northern Ireland)

20 March 2015
 
 
Dear Ms Maher
 
Re: Information Request received on 20 March 2015. Our Ref: RFI/1208
 
I write further to your recent information request which is receiving
attention.
 
Please note that the South Eastern Education and Library Board (SEELB) is
assuming that your request for information is intended for this Board area
and not the NEELB as cited in your response.
 
Please advise if this request is not intended for the  SEELB.
 
Assuming that this request is intended for the SEELB, we will consider
your request in more detail and will forward a response to you as soon as
possible but not later than the 22 April 2015.                           
 
If for any reason this situation changes, we will notify you.
 
Yours sincerely
 
 
Alberta Park
Information Officer
Freedom of Information Unit
South Eastern Education and Library Board
Grahamsbridge Road
Dundonald
BT16 2HS
 
 
 

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Dear Alberta Park,
Thank you for highlighting my error, Yes this FOI request is for the SEELB.
Yours sincerely,

Ms Maher

Alberta Park, South-Eastern Education and Library Board (Northern Ireland)

Thank you for your email.

 

I am currently out of office until 30 March 2015. 

 

The email you have sent will not be read or forwarded.

 

For FOI or DP enquiries please contact:

 

E: [email address]

T: 028 90 566275

 

Thank you

Alberta Park
Information Officer

South Eastern Education and Library Board
Freedom of Information Unit

Dear (Former) South-Eastern Education and Library Board (Northern Ireland),

I am writing to remind you that your response to my FOI is now long overdue. Please could you forward the information requested as soon as possible.

Yours faithfully,

Ms Maher

Alberta Park,

3 Attachments

17 August 2015
 
 
Dear Ms Maher
 
Please find detailed the response provided to you 16 April 2015 using the
reference number of your original request - Ms Maher
[[1]mailto:[email address]]
 
There appears to be some confusion with the reference number.     
 
Yours sincerely
 
 
Alberta Park
Information Officer
Education Authority
South Eastern Region
Grahamsbridge Road
Dundonald
BT16 2HS
 
T: 028 9056 6297
E: [2][email address]
W: [3]www.eani.org.uk; [4]www.seelb.org.uk
 
 
The Education Authority became operational on 1st April 2015.  Please note
that my email address has changed to [5][email address] - Please
update your records accordingly.
 
 

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Dear Alberta Park,

I did not receive any email from you on 16th April 2015. The last email I received from you was an out of office reply on 20th March 2015.

Can you clarify - Is the response you have given on 17th August 2015, the SEELB's response in full?

Yours sincerely,

Ms Maher

Alberta Park,

24 August 2015

Dear Ms Maher

Re: Clarification

Thank you for your email.

The response is the full response.

Yours sincerely

Alberta Park
Information Officer
Education Authority
South Eastern Region
Grahamsbridge Road
Dundonald
BT16 2HS

T: 028 9056 6297
E: [email address]
W: www.eani.org.uk; www.seelb.org.uk

The Education Authority became operational on 1st April 2015. Please note that my email address has changed to [email address] - Please update your records accordingly.

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