School places 2017

Christina Savage made this Freedom of Information request to Torbay Borough Council

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Dear Torbay Borough Council,

Could you please tell me:

1.a How many primary school places are available in your local authority area for children who will start in year R (Reception) in 2017?
1.b For how many children have applications been made for entry to year R (Reception) in 2017?
1.c How many of those applications (1.b) were from outside your local authority area?
1.d. How many pupils were offered their first preference/choice of school?

2.a How many secondary school places are available in your local authority area for children who will start in year 7 in 2017?
2.b For how many children have applications been made for entry to year 7 in 2017?
2.c How many of those applications (2.b) were from outside your local authority area?
2.d How many pupils were offered their first preference/choice of school?

Yours faithfully,

Christina Savage

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Torbay Council

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