Home Education statistics

T.L.Jones made this Freedom of Information request to Herefordshire Council

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Dear Herefordshire Council,

This is an FOI request. Please can you supply the following information:

1. How many children in your Authority area are currently known to be home educated?

2. Please state how many of these home educated children are known to the Authority because:

A. The parents informed the Authority.

B. Accident and Emergency informed the Authority following a visit to the hospital by a home educated child.

C. A member of the health services informed the Authority.

D. A School informed the Authority when the child was de-registered.

E. A member of the public informed the Authority.

F. A third party organisation such as a charity or volunteer group informed the Authority.

3. For all these home educated children, how many letters were sent requesting details of the child's education provision?

4. For all these home educated children, where the information was provided, how many then received a written notice under Section 437 (1) of the Education Act 1996 ?

5. For all these home educated children, where the information was not provided, how many then received a written notice under Section 437 (1) of the Education Act 1996 ?

6. How many of these home educated children contacted under under Section 437 (1) were served with of a school attendance order under Section 437 (3) of the Education Act 1996?

Yours faithfully,

T.L.Jones

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Claire Jacobs

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Herefordshire Council

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Regards

 

Claire

 

 

Claire Jacobs

Information Access Officer

Information Access Team

Economy, Communities & Corporate

Herefordshire Council

Plough Lane | PO Box 4 | Hereford HR4 OXH

 

 

“Any opinion expressed in this e-mail or any attached files are those of
the individual and not necessarily those of Herefordshire Council,
Herefordshire Clinical Commissioning Group (HCCG), Wye Valley NHS Trust or
2gether NHS Foundation Trust. You should be aware that Herefordshire
Council, Herefordshire Clinical Commissioning Group (HCCG), Wye Valley NHS
Trust & 2gether NHS Foundation Trust monitors its email service. This
e-mail and any attached files are confidential and intended solely for the
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