Academic year 2023/24

Schools, pupils and their characteristics

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 for Education
  • Minister for the School System and Finance
  • Minister for Schools
  • Minister for Children, Families and Wellbeing
  • Permanent Secretary
  • Director General, Schools Group
  • Director General, Families Group
  • Media officer (x4)
  • Director, Schools Group
  • Director, Strategic Analysis, Research, Data, Intelligence & Science
  • Deputy Director, Data Insights and Statistics Division
  • Deputy Director, Press Office
  • Head of SEND, Behaviour, Exclusions, Alternative Provision and Serious Violence Analysis
  • Admissions policy (x4)
  • Alternative Provision (x5)
  • Central Capital Unit (x3)
  • Children in Need (x2)
  • English as an Additional Language
  • School Food & Free School Meals (x8)
  • UTC and Free Schools