Sixth Form Education: Admissions:Written question - 25456

Asked by Graham Stuart
(Beverley and Holderness)

Named Day

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Asked on: 02 February 2016
Department for Education
Sixth Form Education: Admissions
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many students were enrolled in (a) school sixth forms, (b) academy sixth forms and (c) 16 to 19 years free schools which have been established since September 2011 in the most recent year for which figures are available.
Answered by: Nick Boles
Answered on: 15 February 2016
Holding answer received on 05 February 2016

The 2014 to 2015 academic year is the most recent year for which full-year enrolment figures are available.

The following enrolment figures are based on institutions that were established on or after 1 August 2011 as this is the start of the school allocation year.

  1. There were 5,825 students enrolled at 54 newly established School Sixth Form institutions

  2. There were 17,118 students enrolled at 159 newly established Academy Sixth Form Institutions (Including Studio School’s and UTC’s)

  3. There were 3,289 students enrolled at 29 newly established 16-19 Years Free School institutions

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