This dataset contains data on attendance and free school meal eligibility for secondary schools in Stockport.


Data for 2015/16 academic year

Tot_Pupil: Distinct count of pupils attending at least one session during the year

AuthSess: Sessions missed by a pupil due to authorised absence

UnauthSe: Sessions missed by a pupil due to unauthorised absence

TotalSess: Total sessions possible

(AuthSess + UnauthSe) / TotalSess = overall absence rate 

Free school meals

Snapshot as at October 2016.

FSMEntitl: Count of children entitled to free school meals (not necessarily claiming)

TotalNOR: Count of children on secondary school roll

Dividing FSMEntitl by TotalNOR yields the percentage of children in the area entitled to free school meals.



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Geographic Coverage
  • Lower Super Output Area - LSOA
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"[Insert title], (c) Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council Council, [insert year of publication], [insert hyperlink to document (where accessed)]. This information is licensed under the terms of the Open Government Licence."
Service Area
School pupil records
Education and skills