Early years foundation stage profile results in England, 2015
The Department for Education today (13 Oct 2015) published the latest national statistics on Early Years Foundation Stage Profile Attainment by Pupil Characteristics in England.
The percentage of children achieving a good level of development continues to increase, with 66.3% of children achieving a good level of development. This is an increase of 5.9% points from last year.
Girls continue to do better than boys, but the gender gap has decreased for 2 of the 2 key measures.
The gap between all children and the lowest 20% of attaining children has narrowed very slightly by 1.9% points from last year and stands at 32.1%.