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Publication - Statistics Publication

Looked after children: education outcomes 2015-2016

Published: 20 Jun 2017
Part of:
Children and families, Education, Statistics, Work and skills
ISBN:
9781788510622

Report on the attainment and post-school destinations of looked after children.

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36 page PDF

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Contents
Looked after children: education outcomes 2015-2016
Annex A: List of additional tables

36 page PDF

897.5kB

Annex A: List of additional tables

The data underlying the illustrations, expanded versions of the tables and additional data tables are available here: http://www.gov.scot/stats/bulletins/01282

Introduction

Illustration 1 Main findings 2015/16

Educational attainment

Chart 1 Age of school leavers and looked after school leavers, 2015/16

Table 1.1 Percentage of all school leavers and looked after school leavers by level of attainment, 2015/16

Chart 2 Highest level of attainment of looked after leavers and all school leavers, 2009/10 to 2015/16

Table 1.2 Attainment of looked after school leavers with one placement for the year, by the accommodation type of that placement 2015/16

Table 1.3 Proportion of looked after school leavers achieving qualifications by number of looked after placements in 2015/16

Additional data on Educational attainment

Table 1.4 Level of attainment of looked after leavers by local authority, 2015/16

Post-school destinations

Chart 3 Looked after children in positive destinations nine months after leaving school, 2009/10 to 2015/16

Table 2.1 Positive initial destinations (3 months after leaving school) among looked after leavers and all school leavers, 2009/10 to 2015/16

Table 2.2 Positive follow-up destinations (9 months after leaving school) among looked after leavers and all school leavers, 2009/10 to 2015/16

Additional data on Post-school destinations

Table 2.3 Positive initial and follow-up destinations among looked after school leavers with one placement, by placement type, 2015/16

Table 2.4 Positive initial and follow-up destinations among looked after school leavers by local authority, 2015/16

Outcomes for young people looked after for part of the year

Table 3.1 Percentage of all school leavers looked after for part of the year achieving different levels of attainment, 2009/10 to 2015/16

Table 3.2 Percentage of school leavers who were looked after for part of the year by follow up destination, for all school leavers and those who were looked after children, 2009/10 to 2015/16

Achieving CfE Levels

Table 4.1 Percentage of Primary 1, Primary 4, Primary 7 and Secondary 3 children looked after for entire year achieving the CfE level relevant to their stage, by accommodation type, 2015/16

Table 4.2 Percentage of Primary 1, Primary 4, Primary 7 and Secondary 3 children who were looked after for part of the school year achieving the CfE level relevant to their stage, by number of looked after placements they experienced whilst being looked after in 2015/16

Additional data on CfE levels

Table 4.3 Percentage of Primary 1, Primary 4, Primary 7 and Secondary 3 children who were looked after for part of the school year achieving the CfE level relevant to their stage, by accommodation type, 2015/16

Table 4.4 Percentage of school leavers who were looked after for part of the year by follow up destination, for all school leavers and those who were looked after children, 2009/10 to 2015/16

Background notes

Illustration 3 Looked after school leavers - proportion looked after for full year and part of year

Table 5.1 Scottish Candidate Numbers ( SCNs) provided and imputed from previous years' data, by local authority, 2015/16

Table 5.2 Percentage of Scottish Candidate Numbers ( SCNs) provided, by stage 2015/16


Contact

Email: Ian Volante

Phone: 0300 244 4000 – Central Enquiry Unit

The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House
Regent Road
Edinburgh
EH1 3DG