To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families pursuant to the answer of 28 January 2008, Official Report, columns 174-75W, to the hon. Member for South Holland and the Deepings (Mr. Hayes), on secondary education: standards, what the figures are excluding pupils from selective schools.
The table shows the number and rate of permanent and fixed period exclusions from grammar and other secondary schools for the latest available reporting period.
|Secondary schools( 1) : Number of exclusions—2005/06—England|
|Grammar schools||Other secondary schools||Total|
|Number of permanent exclusions(2)||40||7,950||7,990|
|Percentage of school population(3)||0.03||0.25||0.24|
|Number of fixed period exclusions||2,290||341,550||343,840|
|Percentage of school population(3)||1.47||10.84||10.40|
|(1) Excludes city technology colleges and academies. Includes middle schools as deemed. |
(2) Figures relating to permanent exclusions have been estimated.
(3) The number of exclusions expressed as a percentage of the school population.
Numbers have been rounded to the nearest 10.