Numbers of maintained and academy schools in Surrey

The table below shows the number of maintained schools and academies for this year and the previous two academic years.

School type Number of schools 17/18 Number of schools 18/19 Number of schools 19/20 at 1 September 2019 Number of schools 19/20 at 1 September 2020
Nursery 4 4 4 4
Primary 218 198 182 175
Secondary 14 13 13 11
Special 18 15 14 13
Pupil Referral Units 8 8 8 8
Grand Total 262238221211
Academies - Primary 81 99 115 122
Academies - Secondary 39 40 40 42
Academies - Special 4 9 10 11
Total including Academies 386386386386
Free Schools 3 5 6 6

More details are available on the number of schools broken down by area, borough and governance type at the start of each academic year, these are attached below.

We also provide details of changes to schools statuses during academic years 2016-2019.


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