Home education and abuse - statistics

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Dear Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council,

I would like to know:

A. The number of persons in the local authority of compulsory school age who are, or claimed to be, electively home educated and who have been either suspected or found to be involved in child abuse, neglect, forced marriage, sexual exploitation, radicalisation or domestic servitude.

B. How many (if any) Serious Case Reviews or Joint Area Reviews have been reported with respect to home educated children in the LA.

C) How many of these children have been put on a CIN plan.

D) How many of these children have been put into Local Authority care.

E) How many have ever attended school.

Yours faithfully,

Mx R Vincent

FOI Information Governance Team,

Information request
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Dear Sir/Madam
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
Thank you for your request for information that was received on 27 April
2018, the details of which are given below:
 
1. The number of persons in the local authority of compulsory school age
who are, or claimed to be, electively home educated and who have been
either suspected or found to be involved in child abuse, neglect, forced
marriage, sexual exploitation, radicalisation or domestic servitude.

2. How many (if any) Serious Case Reviews or Joint Area Reviews have been
reported with respect to home educated children in the LA.

3. How many of these children have been put on a CIN plan.

4. How many of these children have been put into Local Authority care.

5. How many have ever attended school.
 
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2000  and we aim to send a response by 29 May 2018.
 
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Yours faithfully
 
 
Dawn Waller
Corporate Records Manager
Business Transformation Directorate
Solihull Council
[1]www.solihull.gov.uk
 
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Information request
Our reference: 3374096
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Dear Sir/Madam
 
Thank you for your request for information received on 27 April 2018.
 
Please find attached our response to your request.
 
 
Yours faithfully
 
 
Alison McCallum
Performance Support Officer
Corporate Performance, Policy and Information
Solihull Council

Tel: 0121 704 6076
[1]www.solihull.gov.uk
 
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