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Languages: Secondary Education

Department for Education written question – answered on 22nd May 2020.

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Photo of Julian Sturdy Julian Sturdy Conservative, York Outer

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what proportion of Key Stage Four students are studying a foreign language.

Photo of Julian Sturdy Julian Sturdy Conservative, York Outer

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what proportion of Key Stage Five students are studying a foreign language.

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

The percentage of pupils at the end of Key Stage 4 entering a modern foreign language in state-funded schools in England is 46.7% for 2018/19.

The percentage of pupils between the ages 16 to 18, eligible for reporting in performance tables, who entered a modern foreign language for A level exams in state-funded schools and colleges in England at the end of Key Stage 5 was 7.5% for 2018/19.

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