This Statistical Bulletin reports information about permanent exclusions from maintained schools in England. It updates the information contained in Bulletin "Permanent Exclusions from Maintained Schools in England" issue number 09/02, published in November 2002. Related information has been published in the Statistical First Release, issue number 16/2003, published in May 2003. In addition, it provides analyses of exclusion trends; characteristics of pupils who have been excluded from school, including analyses by age, gender and ethnicity.
Andrew Clarke - Schools Statistical Team
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