§ Mr. Strang
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list all the schools which receive pupils paid for in whole or in part under the assisted places scheme, and the number of assisted place pupils each school had in 1987–88.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
The information is as follows:
School Number of assisted pupils Albyn School for Girls, Aberdeen 15 Belmont House School, Newton Mearns 17 Craigholme School for Girls, Glasgow 130 Daniel Stewart's and Melville College, Edinburgh 560 Mary Erskine School, Edinburgh George Watson's College, Edinburgh Dollar Academy 57 Edinburgh Academy 137 Fernhill School, Glasgow 42 Fettes College, Edinburgh 28 Fort Augustus Abbey School 43 George Heriot's School, Edinburgh 1221 Glasgow Academy 42 Glenalmond College, Perthshire 135 Gordonstoun School, Morayshire 22 The High School of Dundee 1170 High School of Glasgow 58 Hutchesons' Grammar School, Glasgow 1147 Keil School, Dumbarton 57 Kelvinside Academy, Glasgow 54 Kilgraston, (Convent of the Sacred Heart) 51 Kilquhanity House School, Castle Douglas 17
School Number of assisted pupils Laurel Bank School, Castle Douglas 159 Lomond School, Helensburgh 43 Loretto School, Musselburgh 23 Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh 49 Morrisons Academy, Crieff 1155 The Park School, Glasgow 53 Rannoch School, Perthshire 25 Robert Gordon's College, Aberdeen 154 Rudolf Steiner School of Edinburgh 58 St. Aloysius' College, Glasgow 137 St. Columba's, Kilmacolm, Renfrewshire 147 St. Denis and Cranley School, Edinburgh 18 St. George's School for Girls, Edinburgh 16 St. Leonard's School, St. Andrews 22 St. Margaret's School for Girls, Aberdeen 13 St. Margaret's School for Girls, Edinburgh 54 Strathallan School, Forgandenny, Perthshire 34 Wellington School, Ayr 139 Westbourne School for Girls, Glasgow 170 Total 2,672 1 Provisional figures which may be subject to adjustment following receipt of final audited claims still to be submitted by the schools concerned.