§ Mr. Harry Howarth
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what is the ratio of children to teachers in junior schools in Wellingborough; how this compares with the country as a whole; and if he will supply the same information for junior schools in Rushden, Raunds, Irthlingborough, and Higham Ferrers.
§ Mr. Redhead
The available information is contained in the table below:
PUPILS PER TEACHER IN PRIMARY SCHOOLS JANUARY, 1965 Pupils per full-time teacher Pupils per teacher (including full-time equivalent for part-time teachers) England and Wales … 29.7 28.3 Wellingborough … 34.2 32.1 Rushden … 33.3 33.3 Raunds … 34.3 34.3 Irthlingborough … 31.1 31.1 Higham Ferris … 32.8 32.8