School to school (S2S) data transfer system: guides
How schools and local authorities access and use the S2S secure data transfer system.
Ref: DFE-00610-2014 PDF, 3.82MB, 21 pages
Ref: DFE-00609-2014 PDF, 2.15MB, 25 pages
Ref: DFE-00205-2016 PDF, 914KB, 13 pages
PDF, 259KB, 2 pages
The guides cover:
- encrypting data
- file formats and naming conventions
- uploading and downloading files
- pupil transfers
- using the unique learner number link to access the Learner Registration Service
Published: 10 December 2013
Updated: 12 April 2017
- Updated S2S ULN service guide with warnings about sending unsecured, personal information.
- Updated URLs, screenshots and acronyms in 'S2S: guide for schools' and 'S2S: guide for local authorities'.
- First published.
From: Department for Education