John Stevenson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many (a) primary and (b) secondary school academies there were in (i) Cumbria and (ii) England and Wales in (A) 2012-13 and (B) 2013-14.
The number of academies in England and Cumbria is shown in the table below.
Number of open academies1 by phase in England2, January 2013 and January 2014
|January 2013||January 2014||January 2013||January 2014|
|(i) Cumbria local authority||12||13||17||18|
- Including free schools, university technical colleges and studio schools.
- The figures provided are for England only. The academies policy does not apply to Wales and education policy in Wales is devolved to the National Assembly for Wales.