The latest national statistics on the Composition of Schools produced by the Department for Children, Schools and Families were released on 26th June 2008 according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics AuthorityUK Statistics Authority

DCSF: The Composition of Schools in England (Internet Only)

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Statistics on school composition are published as The Composition of Schools in England and include data from England.

The latest statistics report on the period 2006/2007 but also includes time series data from 1997. This is a one off publication and does not update any existing analysis, every year our unit produces a bulletin on a different topic.

The key points from the latest release are:

This bulletin looks at how pupils are distributed between schools. The bulletin covers analyses on several different questions including:

  • How pupils are segmented by school type.
  • The migration of pupils between Local Authorities in the transition between primary and secondary education.
  • How representative schools are of their Local Authority and local areas.
  • The distance pupils travel to get to school.
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Reference IDB02/2008
Coverage Country England
Date Released26 June 2008
Main Category Children, Education and Skills
Sub CategorySchools    Click on subcategory link to see if there is later information
School Types
TypeStatistical Bulletin
ContactAlison Judd  tel: 0207 925 6351
PreRelease AccessClick here
 Publication includes individual Local Authority informationPublication includes individual Local Authority information

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