Education Research and Statistics

The Schools' Research and Statistics Service provides educational research and statistical information to schools, academies, governors, local authority staff to support them in their efforts to raise educational standards.

The Schools' Research and Statistics team provides a traded service to schools and focuses in the following areas:

  • School self-evaluation
  • School Improvement
  • Training
  • Research
  • Data Analysis

The team also undertakes research into Key Stage 1 to Key Stage 4 (KS1-KS4) performance, ethnic differences in performance, narrowing the attainment gaps, good practice research into raising achievement of BME pupils, white working class,  outstanding schools, pupil mobility and English as an Additional Language pupils etc.

Our mission is to transform the use of data in education and good practice research evidence to improve pupils' achievement in schools.