HC Deb 21 March 1973 vol 853 c130W
Mr. Faulds

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what proportion of classes in primary schools in the area covered by the county borough of Warley has 30 or more pupils; and how this figure compares with the past three years.

Mr. St. John-Stevas

The percentage of maintained primary classes with more than 30 pupils was:

1972 85.0
1971 88.9
1970 88.0
1969 82.5