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  • Staffing ratios for trips and visits Understand how to decide staffing ratios for school trips based on an assessment of risk. Find out what you need to consider, including extra needs you must meet for pupils in the EYFS.
  • Staffing ratios: secondary schools There's no set teacher to pupil ratio or class sizes in secondary schools. However, read our guidance for help with determining what ratios would be appropriate.
  • Staffing ratios: special schools What is the average staff to pupil ratio in a special school? We look at national averages for staffing ratios in special schools. We also relay advice from one of our associate education experts, and look at the Department for Education’s area guidelines.
  • Transporting pupils: guidance and risk assessments If your school is transporting pupils, whether for an educational visit or a sports fixture against another school, you'll need to think about your staffing for this and complete a risk assessment. Have a look at guidance on what to consider, and find examples of risk assessment forms.