Dataset Description

Title

BCS70 Head Teacher (1986) Questionnaire Dataset

Alternate Title

bcs_86_htq

Case Quantity
4,592
Variables
240
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Name Label
Text BCSID research case identifier
Code SOURCE Source by which individual was linked to school
Numeric COUNT Number of Cohort Members in school able to be linked
Numeric ID01 School identification reference number
Code STYPE School Type
Numeric HTQ1A Q1 When was school originally founded
Numeric HTQ1B Q1 When was school founded in present form
Code HTQ1C Q1 Are pre 1955 buildings used
Numeric HTQ2AO Q2 Year Purpose Built
Code HTQ2A Q2 Was Purpose built
Code HTQ2B Q2 Building adapted to school
Code HTQ2C Q2 Several Buildings on one site
Code HTQ2D Q2 Split into more than one site
Code HTQ2E A2 Other structure
Code HTQ3A Q3 Purpose built as comprehensive
Code HTQ3B Q3 Formed by amalgamating
Code HTQ3C Q3 Formed from secondary modern / junior secondary
Code HTQ3D Q3 Formed from grammar or secondary school
Numeric HTQ4A_1 Q4a Age range of pupils from
Numeric HTQ4A_2 Q4a Age range of pupils to
Numeric HTQ4B_1 Q4b Number of boys on register
Numeric HTQ4B_2 Q4b Number of girls on register
Numeric HTQ4C_1 Q4c Number of boarders (boys) on register
Numeric HTQ4C_2 Q4c Number of boarders (girls) on register
Numeric HTQ4D_1 Q4d Number of boys in 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Numeric HTQ4D_2 Q4d Number of girls in 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Numeric HTQ4E Q4e Number of Tutor Classes in 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ5 Q5 Have you any pupils born during survey period
Numeric HTQ5TOT Q5 Total number of pupils born during Cohort birth week
Numeric HTQ6A Q6a Total Number of Teachers (ft equiv)
Numeric HTQ6B Q6b Total Number of Teachers in 5th year (4th in Scotland)
Numeric HTQ6C_1 Q6c Total Number of Probationary Teachers
Numeric HTQ6C_2 Q6c Total Number of Scale 3 Teachers
Numeric HTQ6C_3 Q6c Total Number of Scale 1 Teachers
Numeric HTQ6C_4 Q6c Total Number of Senior Teachers
Numeric HTQ6C_5 Q6c Total Number of Scale 2 Teachers
Numeric HTQ6C_6 Q6c Total Number of Deputy Heads
Numeric HTQ7 Q7 How many teaching staff will have left at end of year
Numeric HTQ7_A Q7 Of teaching staff leaving at year-end: how many retiring
Numeric HTQ7_B Q7 Of teaching staff leaving at year-end: how many transferring
Numeric HTQ7_C Q7 Of teaching staff leaving at year-end: how many leaving for other reasons
Numeric HTQ8 Q8 How many teaching staff will have joined during the year
Code HTQ9 Q9 How are pupils grouped
Code HTQ10_1 Q10 Academic Grouping by streaming
Code HTQ10_2 Q10 Academic Grouping by setted classes
Code HTQ10_3 Q10 Academic Grouping by mixed ability
Code HTQ10_4 Q10 Academic Grouping by remedial classes
Code HTQ10_5 Q10 Academic Grouping other
Code HTQ11 Q11 Any classes for children with special needs
Numeric HTQ11_1 Q11 Number of classes
Code HTQ12_1 Q12 How much emphasis is placed on practical work in English
Code HTQ12_2 Q12 How much emphasis is placed on practical work in Science
Code HTQ12_3 Q12 How much emphasis is placed on practical work in Mathematics
Code HTQ12_4 Q12 How much emphasis is placed on practical work in Information Technology
Code HTQ12_5 Q12 How much emphasis is placed on practical work in Craft, Design, Technology
Code HTQ13_1 Q13 Maths - compulsory subject at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ13_2 Q13 Modern Languages - compulsory subject at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ13_3 Q13 English - compulsory subject at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ13_4 Q13 Humanities - compulsory subject at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ13_5 Q13 Social Studies - compulsory subject at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ13_6 Q13 Creative Studies - compulsory subject at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ13_7 Q13 Science - compulsory subject at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ13_8 Q13 PE - compulsory subject at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ13_9 Q13 Religious Education - compulsory subject at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ13_10 Q13 Organised Games - compulsory subject at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ13_11 Q13 Other - compulsory subject at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14_1 Q14 Is Soccer on the curriculum at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14_2 Q14 Is Netball on the curriculum at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14_3 Q14 Is Rugby on the curriculum at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14_4 Q14 Is Basketball on the curriculum at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14_5 Q14 Is Rounders on the curriculum at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14_6 Q14 Is Swimming on the curriculum at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14_7 Q14 Is Tennis on the curriculum at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14_8 Q14 Is Gymnastics on the curriculum at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14_9 Q14 Is Hockey on the curriculum at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14_10 Q14 Is Athletics on the curriculum at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14_11 Q14 Is Volleyball on the curriculum at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14_12 Q14 Is Table Tennis on the curriculum at 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ14O1 Q14 Other sports on the curriculum? (1)
Code HTQ14O2 Q14 Other sports on the curriculum? (2)
Code HTQ14O3 Q14 Other sports on the curriculum? (3)
Code HTQ14O4 Q14 Other sports on the curriculum? (4)
Code HTQ15H1 Q15 Is History on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15H2 Q15 Is Geography on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15H3 Q15 Are Humanities on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15H4 Q15 Is Religous Education on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15H5 Q15 Is Economics on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15H6 Q15 Is Sociology on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15HO1 Q15 Oth Humanities subjects on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15HO2 Q15 Oth Humanities subjects on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15S1 Q15 Is Physics on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15S2 Q15 Is Chemistry on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15S3 Q15 Is Physics with Chemistry on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotlnd)
Code HTQ15S4 Q15 Is Science on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15S5 Q15 Is Biology on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15S6 Q15 Is Human Biology on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15S7 Q15 Is General Science on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15S8 Q15 Is Integrated Science on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15S9 Q15 Is Technology on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15S10 Q15 Are Rural Sciences on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15SO1 Q15 Other Science subjects on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15SO2 Q15 Other Science subjects on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15E1 Q15 Is English Language on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15E2 Q15 Is English Literature on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15M1 Q15 Is Mathematics on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15O1 Q15 Is Computer Science on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15O2 Q15 Is Social Education on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15OO1 Q15 Other subjects on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15OO2 Q15 Other subjects on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15A1 Q15 Is Art on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15A2 Q15 Is Music on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15A3 Q15 Is Home Economics on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15A4 Q15 Is Needlework on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15A5 Q15 Is Craft Design Technology on curriculum in the 5th yr(4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15A6 Q15 Is Woodwork on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15A7 Q15 Is Metalwork on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15A8 Q15 Is Business Studies on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15A9 Q15 Is Drama on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15A10 Q15 Is Technical Drawing on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15A11 Q15 Is Media Studies on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15AO1 Q15 Other arts subjects on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15AO2 Q15 Other arts subjects on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15F1 Q15 Is French on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15F2 Q15 Is German on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15F3 Q15 Is Spanish on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15F4 Q15 Is Italian on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15F5 Q15 Is Russian on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15F6 Q15 Is Latin on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15F7 Q15 Is Classical Greek on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15F8 Q15 Is Hindi on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15F9 Q15 Is Urdi on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15F10 Q15 Is Bangladeshi on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15FO1 Q15 Other foreign languages on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15FO2 Q15 Other foreign languages on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15O3 Q15 Is Health Education on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15O4 Q15 Is Multicultural Studies on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15O5 Q15 Is Child Development on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15O6 Q15 Are Career Lessons on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15OO3 Q15 Other subjects on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ15OO4 Q15 Other subjects on the curriculum in the 5th yr (4th in Scotland)
Code HTQ16_1 Q16 Decision made leading to vocational/exams before 3rd yr (2nd in Scotland
Code HTQ16_2 Q16 Decision made leading to vocational/exams during 3rd yr (2nd in Scotland
Code HTQ16_3 Q16 Decision made leading to vocational/exams during 4th yr (3rd in Scotland
Code HTQ16_4 Q16 Decision made leading to vocational/exams at other time
Code HTQ17 Q17 Are pre-vocational courses available
Code HTQ17_1 Q17 Pre-vocational courses available: City and Guilds
Code HTQ17_2 Q17 Pre-vocational courses available: CPVE
Code HTQ17_3 Q17 Pre-vocational courses available: IVEI
Code HTQ17_4 Q17 Other pre-vocational courses available? (1)
Code HTQ18 Q18 Are vocational courses available
Code HTQ18_1 Q18 Vocational courses available: City and Guilds
Code HTQ18_2 Q18 Vocational courses available: BTEC
Code HTQ18_3 Q18 Vocational courses available: RSA
Code HTQ18_4 Q18 Other vocational courses available? (1)
Numeric HTQ19_1 Q19 Number of boys entered for GCE O Levels (SCO Standard grade ) only
Numeric HTQ19_2 Q19 Number of girls entered for GCE O Levels (SCO Standard grade ) only
Numeric HTQ19_3 Q19 Number of boys entered for CSEs only
Numeric HTQ19_4 Q19 Number of girls entered for CSEs only
Numeric HTQ19_5 Q19 Number of boys entered for GCE and CSEs
Numeric HTQ19_6 Q19 Number of girls entered for GCE and CSEs
Numeric HTQ19_8 Q19 Number of boys entered for other exams
Numeric HTQ19_9 Q19 Number of girls entered for other exams
Code HTQ20 Q20 Have any steps been taken to introduce student profiling
Numeric HTQ21A_1 Q21a No of boys obtained at least 2 A Level passes
Numeric HTQ21A_2 Q21a No of girls obtained at least 2 A Level passes
Numeric HTQ21A_3 Q21a No of boys obtained at least 3 H Grades (Scotland)
Numeric HTQ21A_4 Q21a No of girls obtained at least 3 H Grades (Scotland)
Numeric HTQ21B_1 Q21b No of boys left to take up ft degree
Numeric HTQ21B_2 Q21b No of girls left to take up ft degree
Numeric HTQ22_1 Q22 What proportion of last years 5th (4th in Scotland) stayed on at school
Numeric HTQ22_2 Q22 What proportion of last years 5th (4th in Scotland) went onto FE elsewhere
Numeric HTQ22_3 Q22 What proportion of last years 5th (4th in Scotland) went onto a YTS
Numeric HTQ22_4 Q22 What proportion of last years 5th (4th in Scot.) went into the employment
Numeric HTQ22_5 Q22 What proportion of last years 5th (4th in Scotland) did other things after
Numeric HTQ22_6 Q22 What proportion of last years 5th (4th in Scotland) did other things after
Code HTQ23 Q23 Is careers education included in the 5th (4th in Scotland) timetable
Code HTQ23_1 Q23 Separate timetabled lesson for Careers Education in 5th year?
Code HTQ23_2 Q23 Is Careers Education included in other lessons in 5th year?
Code HTQ23_3 Q23 Is Careers Education included in other ways in 5th year?
Code HTQ24_1 Q24 Do pupils participate in school link courses
Code HTQ24_2 Q24 Do pupils participate in work experience
Code HTQ24_3 Q24 Do pupils participate in community service
Code HTQ24_4 Q24 Do pupils participate in other similar schemes
Code HTQ25_1 Q25 Do head or teachers participate in extra-curricular clubs
Code HTQ25_2 Q25 Do head or teachers participate in extra-curricular sports
Code HTQ25_3 Q25 Do head or teachers participate in extra-curricular team games
Code HTQ25_4 Q25 Do head or teachers participate in extra-curricular field or study trips
Code HTQ25_5 Q25 Do head or teachers participate in extra-curricular holidays
Code HTQ25_6 Q25 Do head or teachers participate in extra-curricular daytrips
Code HTQ25_7 Q25 Do head or teachers participate in other extra-curricular activities
Numeric HTQ25_8 Q25 How many extra-curricular activities are normally available
Code HTQ26_1 Q26 Is suspension or expulsion used as a disciplinary method
Code HTQ26_2 Q26 Is corporal punishment used as a disciplinary method
Code HTQ26_3 Q26 Is extra classwork or homework used as a disciplinary method
Code HTQ26_4 Q26 Is keeping in class outside normal hours used as a disciplinary method
Code HTQ26_5 Q26 Is exclusion from sport or other activity used as a disciplinary method
Code HTQ26_6 Q26 Is report to parent used as a disciplinary method
Code HTQ26_7 Q26 Is physical exercise or manual work used as a disciplinary method
Code HTQ26_8 Q26 Is time out (on site unit) used as a disciplinary method
Code HTQ26_9 Q26 Are other measures used as a disciplinary method
Code HTQ26_9A Q26 Are other measures used as a disciplinary method
Code HTQ27 Q27 Do 5th-year pupils with serious problems receive counselling
Code HTQ27_1 Q27 Do pupils w.problems get counselling from Form Teacher / Tutor
Code HTQ27_2 Q27 Do pupils w.problems get counselling from Head of Year / House
Code HTQ27_3 Q27 Do pupils w.problems get counselling from Pastoral Care Teacher
Code HTQ27_4 Q27 Do pupils w.problems get counselling from Head of Upper School
Code HTQ27_5 Q27 Do pupils w.problems get counselling from School Head or Deputy Head
Code HTQ27_6 Q27 Do pupils w.problems get counselling from Educational Psychologist
Code HTQ27_7 Q27 Do pupils w.problems get counselling from Clinical Psychologist
Code HTQ27_8 Q27 Do pupils w.problems get counselling from Social Services
Code HTQ27_9 Q27 Do pupils w.problems get counselling from Health Visitor
Code HTQ27_10 Q27 Do pupils w.problems get counselling from Crisis Centre
Code HTQ27_11 Q27 Do pupils w.problems get counselling from other source?
Numeric HTQ28_1 Q28 Percentage of pupils at higher than national average academic level
Numeric HTQ28_2 Q28 Percentage of pupils at above average national average academic level
Numeric HTQ28_3 Q28 Percentage of pupils at average national average academic level
Numeric HTQ28_4 Q28 Percentage of pupils at below average national average academic level
Numeric HTQ28_5 Q28 Percentage of pupils at low national average academic level
Numeric HTQ29_1 Q29 Estimated % fathers professional or managerial
Numeric HTQ29_2 Q29 Estimated % fathers clerical or other white collar
Numeric HTQ29_3 Q29 Estimated % fathers skilled manual
Numeric HTQ29_4 Q29 Estimated % fathers semi-skilled/unskilled manual
Numeric HTQ30 Q30 Estimate of percentage pupils fathers unemployed
Numeric HTQ31_1 Q31 Estimate of percentage pupils who are European
Numeric HTQ31_2 Q31 Estimate of percentage pupils who are West Indian
Numeric HTQ31_3 Q31 Estimate of percentage pupils who are Asian
Numeric HTQ31_4 Q31 Estimate of percentage pupils who are from other groups
Code HTQ32 Q32 Are any of your pupils eligible for free school meals
Numeric HTQ32_1 Q32 Percentage eligible for free school meals
Numeric HTQ33_1 Q33 Percentage of catchment area of school is rural
Numeric HTQ33_2 Q33 Percentage of catchment area of school is wealthy families
Numeric HTQ33_3 Q33 Percentage of catchment area of school is higher than average
Numeric HTQ33_4 Q33 Percentage of catchment area of school is less expensive owned accom
Numeric HTQ33_5 Q33 Percentage of catchment area of school is council owned
Numeric HTQ33_6 Q33 Percentage of catchment area of school is run down, low income
Code COMPLETE Date of Completion of Form
Code DIFFICUL Did headmaster have any difficulty in answering any of the questions
Code SEXSCH Sex of school final
Code SCHTYPE School type final
Code SSECT_N School sector final

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