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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-04240: Daniel Johnson (Edinburgh Southern)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 2 November 2016

To ask the Scottish Government how many early learning and childcare settings have been inspected by Education Scotland in each of the last five years, broken down by type of setting.

Answered by: John Swinney 22 November 2016

ELC inspection numbers - Financial year April to March - All published April 2011 to March 2016

Inspection types

Figures

Full

Full inspection resulting in QI evaluations

Try out

Try out inspections not resulting in QI evaluations

Other

2 day notice inspections resulting in QI evaluations

 

Sector

Figures

Pre-school

Local authority & grant-aided Primary School, All Through Nursery Classes and Early Learning and Childcare centres

PSNC

Local Authority Primary School Nursery classes and All Through Nursery Classes

ELC

Private, Voluntary, Other LA/Family centre, LA Nursery class-special, LA Nursery school-not special

Independent School Nursery

Independent-in-partnership-with-LA Nurseries & Independent-not-in-partnership-with-LA Nursery

 

 

Inspection type

2011-12

Inspection type

2012-13

Inspection type

2013-14

Inspection type

2014-15

Inspection type

 

 

2015-16

Sector

Full

Total

Full

Total

Full

Total

Full

Total

Full

Try out

Other

Total

Pre-school (PSNC + ELC)

199

199

162

162

194

194

130

130

130

4

0

134

PSNC

92

92

65

65

90

90

64

64

60

4

0

64

LA Nursery Class

87

87

62

62

87

87

63

63

58

4

0

62

LA Nursery Class (All through)

5

5

3

3

3

3

1

1

2

0

0

2

ELC

107

107

97

97

104

104

66

66

70

0

0

70

LA Nursery Class - Special

0

0

0

0

0

0

4

4

1

0

0

1

LA Nursery School - Special

1

1

2

2

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

LA Nursery School - Not Special

15

15

20

20

21

21

11

11

8

0

0

8

Other LA/Family Centre

4

4

3

3

4

4

4

4

7

0

0

7

Private

59

59

49

49

50

50

29

29

38

0

0

38

Voluntary

28

28

23

23

27

27

18

18

16

0

0

16

Grant Aided

0

0

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

Independent School Nursery

2

2

0

0

0

0

1

1

1

0

0

1

In partnership

1

1

0

0

0

0

1

1

1

0

0

1

Not in partnership

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Grand total (PSNC, ELC & Independent)

201

201

162

162

194

194

131

131

131

4

0

135