§ Mr. Dormand
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what is the number of schools, maintained and 231W private, respectively, catering for maladjusted children, and the number of places in each.
§ Mr. St. John-Stevas
As at January, 1972, there were 127 maintained special schools for maladjusted pupils in England, with 4,476 pupils, and 18 non-maintained special schools, with 720 pupils. In addition, LEA returns in January, 1972, showed that 3,225 maladjusted children attended a variety of independent schools.