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The Department for Education oversees the work of schools and colleges across the Diocesan footprint. This equates to 65,000 young people educated in 165 primary schools, 30 secondary schools and 4 sixth form colleges. The remaining number of our 208 schools comprise of 11 independent schools and a Diocesan 11-18 special school. Around 1,500 Foundation Governors are appointed by the Bishop to assist with Governance.