13/08/2020New data for Widening Participation in Higher Education for academic year 2018/19

Dissapointing yet unsurpring reading concerning the progression to HE from looked after young people. Just 13% of pupils who were looked after continuously for 12 months or more at 31st March 2015 progressed to HE by age 19 by 2018/19 compared to 43% of all other pupils. Progression rates for children looked continuously for 12 months or more increased in the latest year after a slight fall in 2017/18.

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