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Schools: Dartford

Question for Department for Education

UIN 33144, tabled on 8 April 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many children in Dartford are educated in (a) local authority schools and (b) academies.

Answered on

18 April 2016

The number of pupils attending local authority schools and academies in the Dartford constituency as at January 2015 is given in the table below:

-

All Schools

State-funded
primary

State-funded
secondary

State-funded
special school

Pupil referral
unit

Academies in Dartford

Academy Converter

5,870

2,816

3,054

-

-

Academy Special Converter

269

-

-

269

-

Academy Sponsor Led

4,767

808

3,959

-

-

University Technical College

129

-

129

-

-

Academies Total

11,035

3,624

7,142

269

-

Local Authority schools in Dartford

Community School

5,078

4,345

733

-

-

Foundation School

1,077

-

1,077

-

-

Foundation Special School

104

-

-

104

-

Pupil Referral Unit

11

-

-

-

11

Voluntary Aided School

-

-

-

-

-

Voluntary Controlled School

-

846

-

-

-

All Local Authority Maintained Schools

6,270

5,191

1,810

104

11

Further data is available in the underlying data of the ‘Schools, pupils and their characteristics: January 2015’[1] statistics.

[1] https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/schools-pupils-and-their-characteristics-january-2015. Data is contained within the ‘Underlying data’ section within a file named ‘SFR16_2015_Schools_Pupils_UD’, and can be aggregated to the required level using the type of establishment, headcount of pupils and parliamentary constituency name fields.