To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many children secured a place at their top choice school in (a) England, (b) Kent and (c) Medway in the most recent year for which information is available.
8 January 2015
Data on the proportion of children that were made an offer of their first choice school for England was published on 24 June 2014 as part of the Statistical First Release ‘Secondary and primary school applications and offers: 2014’, at: www.gov.uk/government/collections/statistics-school-applications
The latest data is for entry into school in September 2014.
The figures for England and the local authorities of Kent and Medway are given below.
Proportion of applicants (%) who received their first choice
primary or secondary school place, September 2014 entry
Based on offers made on respective national offer days