Data set from School capacity

Specialist provision- mainstream schools, school level

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School places, which includes sixth form places and excludes nursery places, reported by local authorities. File also includes number of pupils on roll from the May School Census; SEND unit capacity; resourced provision capacity in mainstream schools.

Data set details

Pupils and schools
School capacity
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Number of school places
  • Number of school pupils on roll
  • Primary resourced provision capacity
Time period

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Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
202223Academic yearSchoolE92000001EnglandE12000001North East390E08000037Gateshead3904004z3902039108327Bede Community Primary SchoolPrimaryPS21020024024000
202223Academic yearSchoolE92000001EnglandE12000001North East390E08000037Gateshead3903003z3902172108342Swalwell Primary SchoolPrimaryPS21012518018000
202223Academic yearSchoolE92000001EnglandE12000001North East390E08000037Gateshead3904004z3902200108359Brandling Primary SchoolPrimaryPS210190080800
202223Academic yearSchoolE92000001EnglandE12000001North East390E08000037Gateshead3902002z3902222108369Lobley Hill Primary SchoolPrimaryPS406321808000
202223Academic yearSchoolE92000001EnglandE12000001North East390E08000037Gateshead3901001z3902239131081Rowlands Gill Community Primary SchoolPrimaryPS42018210010000

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 8 variables
Variable nameVariable description
primary_resourced_provision_capacityPrimary resourced provision capacity
primary_SEND_unit_capacityPrimary special educational needs and disabilities unit capacity
resourced_provision_capacityResourced provision capacity
secondary_resourced_provision_capacitySecondary resourced provision capacity
secondary_SEND_unit_capacitySecondary special educational needs and disabilities unit capacity


  1. Number of pupils on roll for reception year group and above. Taken from the May school census for the relevant academic year, or gathered during the school capacity collection if census data was not available for a school.
  2. Main phase primary schools include primary and middle deemed primary schools. Capacity excludes nursery places. For middle schools, capacity has been spilt into primary and secondary.
  3. Main phase secondary schools include secondary, middle-deemed secondary and all-through schools. Capacity includes sixth form places. For middle and all through schools, capacity has been spilt into primary and secondary.

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