Children, Schools and Families
Michael Gove (Shadow Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families, Children, Schools and Families; Surrey Heath, Conservative)
To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families how many pupils in (a) comprehensive, (b) academy and (c) independent schools were entered for a GCSE in each modern language in the last year for which figures are available.
Vernon Coaker (Minister of State (Schools and Learners), Department for Children, Schools and Families; Gedling, Labour)
The information relating to GCSE entries in 2008-09 is given in the following table:
|Number of entries in comprehensive schools||Number of entries in academies||Number of entries in independent schools|
|(1) Figures suppressed due to small numbers |
1. Figures relate to pupils at the end of key stage 4 in the 2008-09 academic year and include attempts and achievements by these pupils in previous academic years.
2. Entries for academies are also included in the comprehensive schools figures.
Achievement and Attainment Tables data