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Last updated on 17 January 2018
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School types: Special · School phases: All

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.

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  1. National average staffing ratios in special schools
  2. Ratios should be based on the needs of pupils
  3. Class sizes in area guidelines

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