This report covers the performance of academies during the 2012 to 2013 academic year and explains the academies programme.
During the passage of the Academies Act 2010, DfE made a commitment to Parliament to publish an annual report on the performance of the academies sector. It covers:
- background information on the academies programme
- data showing the number, type and location of academies across the country
- information on how academies use freedom and flexibility to raise standards in their schools