Freedom of information response

Home educated children

Publication date: 
Friday 7 August 2020

1. Please provide details of how many electively home educated children are known to your local authority as at 1st July 2020. 
By electively home educated children, I mean children who are not on a school roll and who are not provided with education by the Authority, but whose parents provide that education for them. 
If data is not available for 1st July, please state when the data related to


The number of Thurrock Electively Home Educated students on 1 July 2020 was 221.

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Request reference:
FOI 10099