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School Education

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This section gives information on how to access statistics relating to School Education. We provide statistics on school education in Scotland, including pupil and teacher information, and attainment and qualification results.

You may browse directly our Publications or Datasets lists for specific information, or use the High Level Trends to view a brief overview of some of our key statistics.

The Statistical News Releases page includes those releases related to the School Education topic.
If you can't find what you're looking for, use the search tools on the Search Statistics page or contact us directly for more information.

School education publications - 2018

February 2018 Initial Destinations of Senior Phase School Leavers 2016/17
June 2018 Summary Statistics for Attainment, Leaver Destinations and Healthy Living, No, 8: 2018 Edition
December 2018 Achievement of Curriculum for Excellence (CfE) Levels 2017/18
December 2018 Summary Statistics for Schools in Scotland, No. 9: 2018 Edition

You can find a summary of statistics on schools in Scotland at local authority level in our interactive maps.

LA map

These contain time-series information on:

 School Education Statistics

Pupil Attainment
Other Statistics