New deal for the education workforce »Delivering our ambitions for learners in Wales will need the full commitment of a highly skilled and professional workforce.Learn more »
£2.7million for Welsh museums, archives and libraries
Museums, archives and libraries across Wales will benefit from almost £2.7million in the latest round of Welsh Government grant funding.
- PRA Health Services expansion to create nearly 90 jobs in Swansea
- E-cigarette use more common among under 15s than tobacco, research finds
- £2.7million for Welsh museums, archives and libraries
- Consultation on guidance for commissioning substance misuse services
- Proposal for the registration of school learning support workers with the Education Workforce Council
- Proposals for the Basic Payment Scheme
- Consultation on Service Framework for the Treatment of People with a Co-occurring Mental Health and Substance Misuse Problem 2015
- Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD) Consultation – UK Marine Programme of Measures
- Aligning the apprenticeship model to the needs of the Welsh economy
Section highlightRegulation and Inspection of Social Care (Wales) BillThe Bill will improve the quality of care and support in Wales and strengthen protection for citizens.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightTaxes in Wales
The devolution of some taxes to Wales from April 2018 provides us with the opportunity to reshape those taxes to better meet our circumstances and priorities.
Final Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
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End of foundation phase outcomes and National Curriculum teacher assessment of core subjects at Key Stages 2 and 3
Some local authority figures in Tables 3, 6 and 9 have been revised due to an issue identified in the treatment of pupils new to the English and Welsh education system in the data processing stage.
Foundation Phase Outcomes
- About 4 in 5 (85.2 per cent) pupils at the end of Foundation Phase achieved the expected outcome in all mandatory areas of learning.
Key Stage 2
- Results are higher for all subjects when compared to 2013, and higher by at least 15 percentage points for each subject than they were in 1999.
Key Stage 3
- Results are higher in all subjects when compared to 2013, and higher by at least 19 percentage points for each subject than they were in 1999.
- Girls outperform boys in each area of learning/subject in each Foundation Phase/Key Stage.
A further breakdown of all the data shown in this release by local authority, attainment level and by gender will be available on StatsWales.
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