LGBT Issues in Education

Matthew Davidson made this Freedom of Information request to East Ayrshire Council

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Matthew Davidson

Dear East Ayrshire Council,

(1) Please could you indicate the number of homophobic incidents targeted at pupils, reported in each of your schools (listed individually by name and number) that were reported in the 2016 - 2017 academic year?

(2) Please could you indicate the number of homophobic incidents targeted at staff, reported in each of your schools (listed individually by name and number) that were reported in the 2016 - 2017 academic year?

(3) Please indicate which of your schools have received staff training on dealing with LGBT issues and from whom (e.g. from a specific external organisation or the council).

(4) Please list which schools have either achieved Bronze, Silver or Gold, or are registered with LGBT Youth Scotland's School Charter Mark.

(5) For clarity and to put the above into perspective, please indicate the total number of schools in your council.

Yours faithfully,

Matthew Davidson

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Craig, Caroline, East Ayrshire Council

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Request under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

 

I refer to your correspondence dated 11 June 2017 requesting information
in relation to LGBT issues in Education.

 

The Council is treating your request as a request under the Freedom of
Information (Scotland) Act 2002 and can respond as below:

 

I trust this information has been of assistance to you and I have attached
a leaflet to confirm your rights.

 

Kind regards

 

Caroline

Caroline Craig
Service Support Coordinator
Economy and Skills
East Ayrshire Council
London Road
KILMARNOCK
KA3 7BU
Tel: 01563 576140

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Matthew Davidson

Dear Craig, Caroline,

This request is now overdue. All councils in Scotland were sent the request at the same time. You are now one of only two councils that have not yet replied.

Please could you give an estimated time for response?

Yours sincerely,

Matthew Davidson

Craig, Caroline, East Ayrshire Council

I am currently out of the office.

 

For any other urgent matters, please contact service support admin on on
(01563) 576004.

 

Many thanks

 

Caroline

 

Craig, Caroline, East Ayrshire Council

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Please see response below sent to you on 21 June 2017.

 

Kind regards

 

Caroline

 

From: Craig, Caroline
Sent: 21 June 2017 14:19
To: Matthew Davidson <[FOI #411350 email]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - LGBT Issues in Education
[PUBLIC]

 

CLASSIFICATION: PUBLIC

Request under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

 

I refer to your correspondence dated 11 June 2017 requesting information
in relation to LGBT issues in Education.

 

The Council is treating your request as a request under the Freedom of
Information (Scotland) Act 2002 and can respond as below:

 

I trust this information has been of assistance to you and I have attached
a leaflet to confirm your rights.

 

Kind regards

 

Caroline

Caroline Craig
Service Support Coordinator
Economy and Skills
East Ayrshire Council
London Road
KILMARNOCK
KA3 7BU
Tel: 01563 576140

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Matthew Davidson

Dear Craig, Caroline,

There is no response attached - just the review leaflet.

Yours sincerely,

Matthew Davidson

Craig, Caroline, East Ayrshire Council

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Matthew

 

The response is in the body of your email.

 

Kind regards

 

Caroline

 

From: Craig, Caroline
Sent: 23 July 2017 18:58
To: '[FOI #411350 email]'
<[FOI #411350 email]>
Subject: FW: Freedom of Information request - LGBT Issues in Education
[PUBLIC]

 

CLASSIFICATION: PUBLIC

Please see response below sent to you on 21 June 2017.

 

Kind regards

 

Caroline

 

From: Craig, Caroline
Sent: 21 June 2017 14:19
To: Matthew Davidson <[1][FOI #411350 email]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - LGBT Issues in Education
[PUBLIC]

 

CLASSIFICATION: PUBLIC

Request under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

 

I refer to your correspondence dated 11 June 2017 requesting information
in relation to LGBT issues in Education.

 

The Council is treating your request as a request under the Freedom of
Information (Scotland) Act 2002 and can respond as below:

 

I trust this information has been of assistance to you and I have attached
a leaflet to confirm your rights.

 

Kind regards

 

Caroline

Caroline Craig
Service Support Coordinator
Economy and Skills
East Ayrshire Council
London Road
KILMARNOCK
KA3 7BU
Tel: 01563 576140

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Matthew Davidson

Dear Craig, Caroline,

Unfortunately, nothing is visible. I am unsure if this is due to the format of email you are using or another reason, but if you look at this message on the WhatDoTheyKnow website, you will see there is no information visible.

Yours sincerely,

Matthew Davidson

Craig, Caroline, East Ayrshire Council

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Please find attached.

 

I have attached email as an attachment – hope this works!

 

Kind regards

 

Caroline

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Matthew Davidson

Dear Craig, Caroline,

Many thanks.

Yours sincerely,

Matthew Davidson