Guide to help general hospital schools complete their 2019 census.


General hospital schools census 2019: guide

Ref: DFE-00023-2019PDF, 395KB, 23 pages


This guide helps you prepare and submit your school’s annual census return.

Census day for registered general hospital schools is Thursday 17 January 2019.

The census collects the following information from general hospital schools:

  • their contact details
  • how many pupils there are on the attendance register
  • the number of teaching staff and non teaching staff
  • how many pupils have special educational needs (SEN)
  • how many pupils are eligible for free school meals (FSM)

Read more guidance about submitting data for the general hospital schools census.

Published 23 January 2019