Special Educational Needs

The term ‘special educational needs’ refers to children who have learning difficulties or disabilities that make it harder for them to learn than most children of the same age. Many children will have special needs of some kind at some time during their education. This measure shows the number of children in any special educational needs category as a percentage of all pupils.

 

Number of children with special educational needs

Area201320142015201620172018
North Devon 010C625145656065
Q2 - Above Average5,7925,7784,9994,7624,7234,800
North Devon2,7522,7992,4302,3522,2582,343
Devon19,72019,68817,10816,15016,20516,288
Northern Locality4,5514,5544,1574,2333,9113,950

 

Percentage of children with special educational needs

Area201320142015201620172018
North Devon 010C28.1%29.5%22.4%25.6%23.6%23.1%
Q2 - Above Average24.5%24.4%21.0%19.7%19.1%19.3%
North Devon22.5%22.9%19.8%18.9%17.7%18.3%
Devon21.3%21.2%18.3%17.1%17.0%16.9%
Northern Locality22.6%22.6%20.5%20.6%18.7%18.8%

 

Percentage trend of children with special educational needs

 

Percentage of children with special educational needs (latest data)

 

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