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Sixth Form Education

Question for Department for Education

UIN 51508, tabled on 1 November 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many new (a) school sixth forms and (b) 16 to 19 free schools have opened in each of the last six years.

Answered on

8 November 2016

Data on open schools is available on Edubase, accessible via this link:

http://www.education.gov.uk/edubase/home.xhtml

Year

Number of 16-19 free schools opened

2012/13

1

2013/14

5

2014/15

8

2015/16

3

2016/17

2

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