HC Deb 27 November 1952 vol 508 c89W
118. Mr. H. Brooke

asked the Minister of Education what is the average cost per child in residential special schools maintained by local education authorities for educationally sub-normal children.

Miss Horsbrugh

Particulars of the cost of these schools are being collected for the first time for 1951–52. For the 39 schools for which information is available out of a total of 65, the average cost per child was £266 per annum.