Freedom of information request response - 06592

FOI request

FOI ID number
Statutory guidance on the exclusion of pupils

Under the FOI (2000) I request you provide the following information;

Internal and external (including to and from schools and other Local Authorities) guidance, advice, policy, direction regarding the interpretation of the statutory guidance on the exclusion of pupils from local-authority-maintained schools, academies and pupil referral units.

Specifically, I would like all information relating to the Local Authorities view (as expressed via email/publications/memos/internal documents) on whether the GDC are required to review all permanent exclusions or only those not rescinded by the Head teacher.

Our response


Please note that as a district council we do not have responsibility for schools.

Go to Freedom of Information on Cumbria County Council’s website to make your FOI request.

Response date
18 December 2019