Statistics on Victorian schools and teaching

​​​This page includes statistical data and data cubes for Victorian schools​.

Summary statistics on Victorian Schools

The summary statistics are revised in April and July each year. The Summary statistics snapshot provides a quick overview of key statistics such as numbers of students, teachers and schools.

The Summary statistics brochures provide comprehensive information on the Victorian government school system, including class sizes, student achievement figures and demographic information.

These data cube files are reissued with updated data from the February school census during the middle of each calendar year.

Definitions and​ derived calculations

These documents provide information on definitions and derived calculations for class sizes and apparent retention and transition rates.

Teacher supply and demand​​

​The teacher supply and demand report includes:

  • Supply: enrolment, destination and related initial teacher education data from Victorian universities and other sources.
  • Demand: school enrolment and employment data.
  • Matching supply and demand: current and projected teacher shortages or surpluses.​

Expulsions

Annual data on expulsions in Victorian government schools for 2018 and 2019 is now available.

The reports below provide a comprehensive analysis of data for 2018 and 2019.

​Incidents of expulsions​ in 2017

TypeNumber
​Primary school students​23
​Secondary school students​258
​Ungraded​4
Total ​​285

Incidents of expulsion for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students​ in 2017

TypeNumber
​ATSI students​18
​Non-ATSI students​267
Total ​​285​

This data represents incidents of expulsion in Victorian government schools between 1 January and 31 December 2017.