Independent Schools: Education Maintenance Allowance

Education written question – answered on 3rd July 2012.

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Photo of Damian Hinds Damian Hinds Conservative, East Hampshire

To ask the Secretary of State for Education how many pupils at independent schools have received education maintenance allowance since its introduction.

Photo of Nick Gibb Nick Gibb Minister of State (Education)

59,517 young people in independent schools received annual education maintenance allowance payments between the 2004/05 and 2010/11 academic years. Of these, 8,129 attended independent special schools, many of which will have been state-funded.

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