FOI release

Free schools: applicant information for wave 6

Disclosure relating to the name, local authority, previous school name and faith designation of wave 6 free school applications.


Application information for free schools: wave 6

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  • Date requested: 26 March 2014
  • Date responded: 17 April 2014


A list of free school applications received by the Department for Education during the ‘sixth wave’, 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
  • if the application was also submitted in any previous waves (and if so, which)


Wave 6 free school applications were received by 10 January 2014 for schools proposing to open in September 2015 and beyond.

This spreadsheet contains the following information in relation to wave 6 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 27 June 2014