To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many and what proportion of students that studied art and design at A level were eligible for free school meals in each year since 2012.
18 July 2018
The total number and percentage of students entering each subject in each year is provided in the attached tables, as well as the percentage of entrants into each subject who were eligible for free school meals.
For 2010/11 – 2015/16 - https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/a-level-attainment-by-pupil-characteristics.
For 2016/17 - https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/a-level-and-other-16-to-18-results-2016-to-2017-revised.
(open the ‘A level exam results and A level and vocational participation csv’ and then the ‘A level subjects by characteristics’ file).