School census autumn 2016 to summer 2017: school summary reports
Specifications for software suppliers developing school summary reports for the school censuses in autumn 2016, spring 2017 and summer 2017.
Ref: DFE-00128-2016 PDF, 782KB, 47 pages
Ref: DFE-00127-2016 PDF, 1.03MB, 59 pages
Ref: DFE-00126-2016 PDF, 1.14MB, 75 pages
These documents are for suppliers developing software for school management information systems. They explain what the suppliers should include in school summary reports for the school census.
Schools can use the reports to check the accuracy of their termly school census data before sending it to their local authority or to us.
More guidance on submitting data for the school census is available.
Published: 5 May 2016
Updated: 20 March 2017
- Added version 1.6 of the summer school summary report technical specification. The document's version history describes the changes.
- Added version 1.4 of the school census for spring 2017 and summer 2017. The updates are described in the documents' version history.
- Added version 1.1 of the school census for autumn 2016, spring 2017 and summer 2017. The updates are described in the documents' version history.
- First published.