Dear Croydon Borough Council,

Could you provide information about the number of children in primary and secondary schools in the borough for the last academic year (2016/17)? Could you also provide the percentage of children within this cohort who have a diagnosis of/are receiving support for each of the following neurodevelopmental disorders?
- Tourette syndrome
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Developmental Dyscalculia
- Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
- Intellectual Disability
- Developmental Dyslexia
- Developmental coordination disorder/dyspraxia
- Specific language impairment/Developmental language disorder
- Speech sound disorder

Yours faithfully,

Daniel Brady

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Dear Croydon Borough Council,

Many thanks for your reply.
Would it be possible for you to give details on the SEN data that you do hold? It is broadly the same data that the Department for Education provides (i.e. SEN pupils are categorised in terms of need rather than diagnosis)?

Yours sincerely,

Daniel Brady

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