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Grammar Schools: Admissions

Question for Department for Education

UIN 52771, tabled on 14 November 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Answer of 2 November 2016 to Question 48788, how many and what proportion of girls in Year 7 whose ethnic backgrounds were (a) white British, (b) white British eligible for free school meals, (c) white non-British, (d) white non-British eligible for free school meals, (e) black, (f) black eligible for free school meals, (g) Indian, (h) Indian eligible for free school meals, (i) Chinese, (j) Chinese eligible for free school meals, (k) Bangladeshi, (l) Bangladeshi eligible for free school meals, (m) Pakistani, (n) Pakistani eligible for free school meals, (o) other Asian, (p) other Asian eligible for free school meals, (q) any other ethnicity and (r) any other ethnicity eligible for free school meals received a place in a grammar school in each of the last five years; and what the total number was of Year 7 female pupils and the total number was of Year 7 female pupils eligible for free school meals in each of those ethnic groups in each of those years.

Answered on

9 December 2016

The requested data can be found in the attachment.

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