Visual Arts: GCSE

Department for Education written question – answered on 8th March 2017.

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Photo of Tom Watson Tom Watson Party Chair, Labour Party, Deputy Leader of the Labour Party, Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many (a) students and (b) students eligible for free school meals took the Fine Art GCSE examination in each of the last six years.

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

The table below provides information as requested for the number of pupils (a) eligible and (b) not eligible free school meals in Fine Art GCSE[1] in each of the last six years.

Year

All Students

FSM

2010/11

44,412

4,892

2011/12

42,718

4,708

2012/13

44,506

5,209

2013/14

45,335

5,556

2014/15

45,466

5,615

2015/16[2]

44,339

5,470

Source: Key Stage 4 attainment data

[1] Based on GCSE examinations only - excludes equivalents

[2] 2015/16 figures are revised, all other figures are final.

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