Policy paper

School and college performance tables: statements of intent

The information that the Department for Education (DfE) will publish in the school and college performance tables.



These statements of intent explain which data the DfE has or will publish for schools and colleges in the primary, secondary and 16 to 18 performance tables.

It includes information on the data that will appear for the first time in these tables, as a result of government reforms to the way schools and colleges are accountable for their performance.

Published 19 July 2017
Last updated 31 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added the 2018 statement of intent.
  2. Updates to the 2017 document to clarify submission dates for requests to change pupil data, which would show in the January amended SFR publication; and the methodology and threshold for the coasting schools definition.
  3. First published.