Technical specifications and guidance documents for the 2012 Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Census are available to download from this page.
The CSV to XML converter is available on request via the DSD Helpdesk. It will not be published on this website as we wish to monitor its usage.
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Contains user guidance for managing duplicates in the 2012 School Census and the 2012 Pupil Referral Unit Census.
zip, 218 Kb
Contains user guidance for the 2012 School Census LA funding report and methodology for calculating the DSG and Pupil Premium funding for 2, 3 and 4 year olds reported on the 2012 spring school census and PRU Census.
zip, 246 Kb
Version 1.0 - specification for the 2012 PRU Census summary report which is designed to provide key establishment level information in an easy to read format - released on 10 August 2011.
PDF, 162 Kb
Guidance on acceptable notepad entries in COLLECT for the 2012 Pupil Referral Census.
Excel, 65 Kb
Frequently asked questions for the 2012 Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Census.
PDF, 121 Kb
Version 1.0 - guidance notes for use by LAs and PRUs to ensure they can complete the PRU Census in January 2012 - released September 2011.
PDF, 454 Kb
Version 1.0 - schema for the 2012 PRU Census - released 21 September 2011
zip, 49 Kb
Version 1.1 - XSLT validation for the PRU Census and XSLT for the PRU Summary Report - released 14 October 2011.
zip, 93 Kb
Version 1.4 - the business and technical specification for the 2012 Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Census - released 21 September 2011.
PDF, 449 Kb