Reporting year 2023

National pupil projections

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, DfE
  • Minister of State for Schools
  • Minister of State for Skills, Apprenticeships and Higher Education
  • Minister of State for the School System and Finance
  • Permanent Secretary
  • Special Adviser x 3
  • Director General, Schools Group
  • Director General, Strategy Group
  • Deputy Director, Funding Policy Unit
  • Deputy Director, Schools & Funding Analysis Division
  • Deputy Director, Data Insight & Statistics Division and Head of Profession for Statistics
  • Media Officer, Press Office x 3