To provide the number of non denominational schools, the number of mixed faith schools and the number of RC schools currently state funded in Scotland and if there are any protestant schools.
A full list of publicly funded schools, including denomination details, can be found at School contact details - gov.scot (www.gov.scot)
|Number of publicly funded schools [note 1] in Scotland by religious denomination, as of April 2022|
|Denomination||No. of schools||Per cent of total|
|Note 1: Including both Local Authority and Grant Aided schools|
For background information on the legislation covering the establishment of denominational schools, see part 5 of the answer to FOI/18/01415 here: Denominational schools in Scotland: FOI release - gov.scot (www.gov.scot)
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Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000
The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
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