Rates of student exclusions in Bucks '˜not acceptable'

Students from Black backgrounds in Buckinghamshire schools were expelled at a rate 3.5x higher than white children, according to new statistics released by the government.

Sunday, 22nd October 2017, 1:00 pm
Updated Monday, 11th December 2017, 9:08 pm
A general view of pupils sitting an exam at Lawrence Sheriff school Rugby, Warwickshire. SUS-170809-145500001

Exclusions data, contained in a release by the Department of Education as part of the new ‘Ethnicity Facts and Figures’ website published on October 10, shows a disproportion in the ethnicities of students kicked out of schools.