Academic year 2023/24

Children missing education

Pre-release access list


Besides Department for Education (DfE) professional and production staff, the following post holders were given pre-release access up to 24 hours before release.

  • Secretary of State
  • Minister of State (Minister of State for Schools)
  • Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for the School System and Student Finance)
  • Permanent Secretary
  • Special Advisor x4
  • Press Officer x3
  • Deputy Director of News and Corporate Communications
  • Director General of Strategy
  • Director General of Families
  • Director of Vulnerable Children, Strategy and Educational Engagement
  • Deputy Director of Attendance
  • Deputy Director of Counter Extremism and Non-school Education
  • Grade 6 Attendance Division
  • Grade 6 Non-school Education, Activities and Integration Unit
  • Grade 6 Attendance Analysis
  • Policy officer x4