News briefing: Pupil nationality data ‘for DfE use only’
Tuesday 27 September 2016 9:42 AM
School types: All · School phases: All
Information about pupils’ nationalities will not passed to the Home Office, the DfE has said. The data, collected via the school census, is reportedly to be used to determine the effects of immigration on schools. Campaigners have claimed the data could be used to identify illegal immigrants.
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