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Pupils: English Language

Volume 475: debated on Monday 28 April 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families in how many schools more than 50 per cent. of pupils spoke English as a second language at the latest date for which figures are available. (201240)

The requested information is shown in the table.

Maintained primary, secondary and all special schools:1,2,3 Number of schools with more than 50 per cent. of pupils speaking English as an additional language4,5—January 2007, England

Maintained primary schools1

Maintained secondary schools1,2

All special schools3

More than 50 per cent.

1,149

205

45

1 Includes middle schools as deemed. 2 Includes city technology colleges and academies. 3 Includes maintained and non-maintained special schools. Excludes general hospital schools. 4 The number of pupils by their first language expressed as a percentage of the number of pupils of compulsory school age and above. 5 Does not include information which was not sought or refused. Source: School Census.

To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families how many schools have more than 50 per cent. of pupils with English as an additional language, broken down by local authority index of multiple deprivation decile. (202109)

The requested information is attached in the following table.

Maintained primary, secondary and all special schools1, 2, 3 : Number of schools with more than 50 per cent. of pupils with English as a additional language4, 5 : January 2007 by local authority area and Government Office region in England

Schools where first language of school population has been classified as other than English

Maintained primary schools1

All secondary schools1, 2

All special schools3

Deprivation indicator6

841

Darlington

0

0

0

65

840

Durham

0

0

0

48

390

Gateshead

0

0

0

25

805

Hartlepool

0

0

0

13

806

Middlesbrough

2

0

0

9

391

Newcastle upon Tyne

4

0

0

19

392

North Tyneside

0

0

0

60

929

Northumberland

0

0

0

77

807

Redcar and Cleveland

0

0

0

38

393

South Tyneside

0

1

0

26

808

Stockton-on-Tees

2

0

0

56

394

Sunderland

0

0

0

21

North West

127

17

0

889

Blackburn with Darwen

17

3

0

30

890

Blackpool

0

0

0

23

350

Bolton

14

1

0

42

351

Bury

4

0

0

69

875

Cheshire

0

0

0

113

909

Cumbria

0

0

0

81

876

Halton

0

0

0

20

340

Knowsley

0

0

0

3

888

Lancashire

23

2

0

79

341

Liverpool

3

0

0

1

352

Manchester

25

5

0

2

353

Oldham

20

3

0

37

354

Rochdale

12

3

0

24

355

Salford

2

0

0

11

343

Sefton

0

0

0

59

342

St. Helens

0

0

0

32

356

Stockport

1

0

0

95

357

Tameside

3

0

0

41

358

Trafford

3

0

0

89

877

Warrington

0

0

0

92

359

Wigan

0

0

0

45

344

Wirral

0

0

0

40

Yorkshire and the Humber

117

20

6

370

Barnsley

0

0

0

27

380

Bradford

46

10

5

28

381

Calderdale

6

1

0

63

371

Doncaster

1

0

0

34

811

East Riding of Yorkshire

0

0

0

112

810

Kingston Upon Hull, City of

0

0

0

8

382

Kirklees

25

5

1

58

383

Leeds

13

2

0

54

812

North East Lincolnshire

0

0

0

44

813

North Lincolnshire

1

0

0

83

815

North Yorkshire

1

0

0

125

372

Rotherham

5

0

0

50

373

Sheffield

16

2

0

49

384

Wakefield

3

0

0

46

816

York

0

0

0

118

East Midlands

52

6

3

831

Derby

9

1

1

55

830

Derbyshire

0

1

0

91

856

Leicester

27

4

1

29

855

Leicestershire

4

0

0

136

925

Lincolnshire

0

0

0

94

928

Northamptonshire

2

0

0

107

892

Nottingham

10

0

1

7

891

Nottinghamshire

0

0

0

86

857

Rutland

0

0

0

148

West Midlands

142

29

6

330

Birmingham

79

23

6

14

331

Coventry

9

1

0

51

332

Dudley

3

0

0

76

884

Herefordshire

0

0

0

109

333

Sandwell

15

1

0

15

893

Shropshire

0

0

0

111

334

Solihull

0

0

0

103

860

Staffordshire

2

0

0

104

861

Stoke-on-Trent

7

0

0

17

894

Telford and Wrekin

0

0

0

78

335

Walsall

14

3

0

43

937

Warwickshire

1

0

0

120

336

Wolverhampton

10

1

0

31

885

Worcestershire

2

0

0

116

East of England

28

5

2

820

Bedfordshire

4

1

0

131

873

Cambridgeshire

0

0

0

134

881

Essex

0

0

0

121

919

Hertfordshire

5

0

1

138

821

Luton

14

3

1

72

926

Norfolk

0

0

0

97

874

Peterborough

5

1

0

71

882

Southend-on-Sea

0

0

0

80

935

Suffolk

0

0

0

114

883

Thurrock

0

0

0

84

London

633

122

27

Inner City

357

63

19

202

Camden

24

3

3

18

201

City of London

1

0

0

123

204

Hackney

33

5

2

5

205

Hammersmith and Fulham

14

4

1

52

309

Haringey

38

7

3

12

206

Islington

14

3

1

6

207

Kensington and Chelsea

17

2

0

82

208

Lambeth

27

3

1

22

209

Lewisham

10

2

1

47

316

Newham

59

12

1

10

210

Southwark

20

5

0

16

211

Tower Hamlets

53

11

3

4

212

Wandsworth

15

1

1

87

213

Westminster

32

5

2

33

Outer London

276

59

8

301

Barking and Dagenham

7

0

0

36

302

Barnet

25

7

0

105

303

Bexley

0

0

0

115

304

Brent

40

10

2

61

305

Bromley

0

0

0

129

306

Croydon

7

1

0

90

307

Ealing

40

7

3

70

308

Enfield

22

4

1

74

203

Greenwich

13

1

0

35

310

Harrow

30

5

1

127

311

Havering

0

0

0

117

312

Hillingdon

11

2

0

99

313

Hounslow

25

6

1

73

314

Kingston upon Thames

5

0

0

135

315

Merton

4

0

0

119

317

Redbridge

22

8

0

98

318

Richmond upon Thames

0

0

0

142

319

Sutton

0

0

0

128

320

Waltham Forest

25

8

0

39

South East

33

5

0

867

Bracknell Forest

0

0

0

143

846

Brighton and Hove

0

0

0

62

825

Buckinghamshire

6

1

0

144

845

East Sussex

0

0

0

101

850

Hampshire

0

0

0

140

921

Isle of Wight

0

0

0

85

886

Kent

2

1

0

106

887

Medway

0

0

0

96

826

Milton Keynes

0

0

0

110

931

Oxfordshire

3

0

0

137

851

Portsmouth

0

0

0

64

870

Reading

2

0

0

93

871

Slough

11

3

0

88

852

Southampton

4

0

0

68

936

Surrey

2

0

0

147

869

West Berkshire

0

0

0

146

938

West Sussex

1

0

0

133

868

Windsor and Maidenhead

2

0

0

145

872

Wokingham

0

0

0

149

South West

9

0

1

800

Bath and North East Somerset

0

0

0

132

837

Bournemouth

0

0

0

67

801

Bristol, City of

7

0

1

53

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly

0

0

0

75

878

Devon

0

0

0

100

835

Dorset

0

0

0

130

916

Gloucestershire

1

0

0

126

802

North Somerset

0

0

0

124

879

Plymouth

0

0

0

57

836

Poole

0

0

0

122

933

Somerset

0

0

0

108

803

South Gloucestershire

0

0

0

141

86

Swindon

1

0

0

102

880

Torbay

0

0

0

66

865

Wiltshire

0

0

0

139

1 Includes middle schools as deemed. 2 Includes City Technology Colleges and Academies. 3 Includes maintained and non maintained special schools. Excludes general hospital schools. 4 The number of pupils by their first language expressed as a percentage of the number of pupils of compulsory school age and above. 5 Does not include information which was not sought or refused. 6 Where one is the most deprived super output area. Source: School Census.