The third part of our series looking at the pupils who leave mainstream school rolls.
Inspection ratings for the independent alternative provision sector are some way worse than those for state alternative provision.
Most of the time our work involves using the National Pupil Database to examine particular aspects of the education system. However, it can also throw up interesting insights into the state of the nation more generally. Last year, we wrote about how the percentage of pupils eligible for and claiming free school meals (FSM) had [...]