Statements ASD 2014

Leon Marsh made this Freedom of Information request to South-Eastern Education and Library Board (Northern Ireland)

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Dear South-Eastern Education and Library Board (Northern Ireland),

From the information you hold please provide:
1.How many applications for assessment for a statement of special
educational needs were made in 2014 for children with a diagnosis of autism/ASD (autistic spectrum disorder)?

2.Of theses applications made for children with autism/ASD, how
many children were then assessed for a statement of special
educational needs, in 2014.

3.Of these applications made for children with autism/ASD, how
many children received a statement of special
educational needs, in 2014.

Yours faithfully,

Leon Marsh

Alberta Park, South-Eastern Education and Library Board (Northern Ireland)

13 January 2015

 

 

Dear Mr Marsh

 

Re: Information Request received on 13 January 2015. Our Ref: RFI/1170

 

I write further to your recent information request which is receiving
attention.

 

We are currently considering your request in more detail and will forward
a response to you as soon as possible but not later than the 10 February
2015.                           

 

If for any reason this situation changes, we will notify you.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Alberta Park

Information Officer

Freedom of Information Unit

South Eastern Education and Library Board

Grahamsbridge Road

Dundonald

BT16 2HS

 

 

 

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Alberta Park, South-Eastern Education and Library Board (Northern Ireland)

9 February 2015

 

 

Dear Mr Marsh

 

Re: Information Request received on 13 January 2015. Our Ref: RFI/1170

 

I write further to your recent request for information. Please find
detailed the following information:-

 

1.    Copy of your initial request.

 

2.    The following information as per your request:

 

1.      The Board received 749 requests to undertake a Statutory
Assessment. Records are not maintained regarding the Special Educational
needs of the child at the time of referral.

 

2.      The Board undertook 653 statutory assessments in 2014. Again,
records are not maintained regarding the special educational needs of the
child at time of referral.

 

3.      Of the 653 statutory assessments undertaken in 2014, Board records
would indicate that 92 pupils had their primary special educational needs
recorded as ASD/Aspergers Syndrome.

 

If you have any complaints in respect of your information request, please
submit your complaint in accordance with the Board’s Comments and
Complaints Policy which is available on the Board’s website.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Alberta Park

Information Officer

Freedom of Information Unit

South Eastern Education and Library Board

Grahamsbridge Road

Dundonald

BT16 2HS

 

 

 

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Dear Alberta Park,

Thank you for the information you provided.

Your provide the following information to my question 3;

3. Of the 653 statutory assessments undertaken in 2014, Board records
would indicate that 92 pupils had their primary special educational needs
recorded as ASD/Aspergers Syndrome.

FOR CLARIFICATION PLEASE to your response 3.
Could you inform me out of these 653 statutory assessments undertaken in 2014, how many of 653, received a Statement of Educational Needs as a result.

Yours sincerely,

Leon Marsh

Alberta Park, South-Eastern Education and Library Board (Northern Ireland)

10 February 2015

 

 

Dear Mr Marsh

 

Re: RFI/1170 Request for clarification

 

I write to advise that your request for clarification has been forward to
the appropriate South Eastern Education and Library Board Unit.

 

As soon as a response is received by the SEELB Freedom of Information Unit
it will be forwarded directly to you.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Alberta Park

Information Officer

Freedom of Information Unit

South Eastern Education and Library Board

Grahamsbridge Road

Dundonald

BT16 2HS

 

 

 

 

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D Hoggs left an annotation ()

Hello, I would be interested also to know of the 90 or so children recorded to have SEN as a result of ASD, how many of those received a formal statement of SEN

D Hoggs

Alberta Park, South-Eastern Education and Library Board (Northern Ireland)

10 March 2015

 

 

Dear Mr Marsh

 

Re: RFI/1170 Request for clarification

 

Following a meeting of the South Eastern Education and Library Board
(SEELB) Internal Review Panel on 5 March 2015, the Panel, having assessed
your request for information and its response to you, can confirm that 555
pupils received a Statement of Educational Needs following the 653
statutory assessments undertaken by the SEELB in 2014.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Alberta Park

Information Officer

Freedom of Information Unit

South Eastern Education and Library Board

Grahamsbridge Road

Dundonald

BT16 2HS

 

 

 

From: Alberta Park
Sent: 10 February 2015 15:03
To: '[FOI #248015 email]'
Subject: RFI 1170 - Request for clarification

 

10 February 2015

 

 

Dear Mr Marsh

 

Re: RFI/1170 Request for clarification

 

I write to advise that your request for clarification has been forward to
the appropriate South Eastern Education and Library Board Unit.

 

As soon as a response is received by the SEELB Freedom of Information Unit
it will be forwarded directly to you.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Alberta Park

Information Officer

Freedom of Information Unit

South Eastern Education and Library Board

Grahamsbridge Road

Dundonald

BT16 2HS

 

 

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Dear Alberta Park,

Thank you for your response and the information provided. It does
satisfy my RFI.

Yours sincerely,

Leon Marsh