English as an additional language

A learner of English as an additional language (EAL) is a pupil whose first language is other than English. First language is the language to which the child was initially exposed to during early development and continues to use this language in the home and community. This measure is the percentage of pupils (primary and secondary) for whom English is an additional language.

 

Number of school pupils for whom English is not their first language

Area201320142015201620172018
South Brent & Yealmpton ED202423263423
Q4 - Below Average588597613729836832
South Hams173177168188218185
Devon2,5492,8082,9723,3153,6983,770

 

Percentage of school pupils for whom English is not their first language

Area201320142015201620172018
South Brent & Yealmpton ED1.3%1.5%1.4%1.7%2.2%1.5%
Q4 - Below Average2.6%2.6%2.7%3.2%3.6%3.5%
South Hams1.7%1.7%1.7%1.9%2.2%1.8%
Devon2.7%3.0%3.2%3.5%3.9%3.9%

 

Percentage trend of school pupils for whom English is not their first language

 

Percentage of school pupils for whom English is not their first language

 

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