§ Mr. Gourlay
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will state the names, location and net rateable value of the private fee-paying schools in Scotland to which he makes a grant, which are regarded as charitable, in accordance with the Income Tax Acts.
§ Mr. Maclay
The rateable value of grant-aided secondary schools is as stated in the following table. The interpretation of the Income Tax Acts is not a matter for me, but I understand that most of these schools have been recognised as charities by the Inland Revenue Department.
Location and Name of School Rateable Value (1961–62) £ ABERDEEN Albyn School for Girls 1,108 The Convent of the Sacred Heart Secondary School for Girls 855 Robert Gordon's College 5,424 St. Margaret's School for Girls 1,283
Location and Name of School Rateable Value(1961–62) £ DUNDEE High School 4,002 EDINBURGH Daniel Stewart's College 4,265 The Mary Erskine School for Girls 3,277 George Watson's Boys' College 9,997 George Watson's Ladies' College 3,225 George Heriot's School 7,783 John Watson's School 1,330 Melville College 920 St. Mary's Cathedral Choir School * GLASGOW Craigholme 665 Hutcheson's Boys' Grammar School 6,080 Hutcheson's Girls' Grammar School 3,413 Kelvinside Academy 2,680 Laurel Bank School 2,142 The Park School 2.773 St. Aloysius' College 2,090 Westbourne School for Girls 1.327 AYR Troon, The Marr College 5,941 CLACKMANNAN Dollar Academy 2,497 DUMFRIES Maxwelltown, Benedictine Convent School 763 Dumfries, St. Joseph's College 4,500 DUNBARTON Helensburgh, St. Bride's School 1,434 PERTH AND KINROSS Orieff, Morrison's Academy for Boys 5,165 Crieff, Morrison's Academy for Girls RENFREW Kilmacolm, St. Columba's School 1,519 * Not separately assessed from the Cathedral building.