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News: More than 800 schools ‘coasting’, data suggests

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More than one in ten schools with eligible KS4 results are ‘coasting’, provisional DfE data reveals. Of schools with eligible KS2 results, 3.5% meet the definition. A significant proportion of these schools are predicted to be below the floor standard. Final data is expected in December and January.

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