FOI release

Free schools: applicant information for wave 5

Disclosure relating to the name, local authority, previous school name and faith designation of wave 5 free school applications.


Application information for free schools: wave 5

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A list of free school proposals received by the Department for Education during the ‘fifth wave’ (ie received by 13 September for opening from September 2015), giving for each:

  • the name of the project
  • the local authority/area of the proposed school
  • the previous name (if applicable) of the proposed school
  • the faith (if any) of the proposed school
  • whether the proposal was received in the first wave, second or third waves (and if so, which)


This spreadsheet contains the following information in relation to wave 5 free school applications:

  • name of proposed free school as stated in application
  • proposed local authority in which the free school would be situated
  • name of independent school if converting to free school status
  • faith ethos or designation
Published 14 February 2014