Data sources

Financial returns

This is based on schools’ Consistent Financial Reporting (CFR) returns and academies’ accounting returns (AARs). The latest CFR data can be downloaded, as can the latest AAR data.

Data for previous years is available online.

Performance tables

This comes from school performance tables Opens in a new window. The period covered matches the submissions for financial returns.

Workforce census

This comes from the school workforce census Opens in a new window. The period covered matches the submissions for financial returns.

Ofsted data

This comes from Ofsted school inspections Opens in a new window. Ratings reflect those received when financial data was uploaded.

Special educational needs data

This comes from special educational needs statistics Opens in a new window.

School contextual information

This comes from the Get Information About Schools Opens in a new window site.