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Regional Schools Commissioners

Question for Department for Education

UIN 180777, tabled on 17 October 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many schools each regional schools commissioner is responsible for.

Answered on

26 October 2018

Table 1 below shows the number of schools in each of the Regional Schools Commissioner regions as of October 2018.

Table 1. Number of schools, including academies, free schools, studio schools and university technical colleges under the responsibility of Regional Schools Commissioners by region.

RSC Region

Number of Schools

East of England and North East London

1137

East Midlands and Humber

1239

Lancashire and West Yorkshire

841

North

507

North West London and South Central

1077

South East and South London

1148

South West

1184

West Midlands

1096

Grand Total

8229

Data correct as of 03/10/2018

Source: Get Information About Schools: https://get-information-schools.service.gov.uk/.