HC Deb 02 November 1992 vol 213 cc15-6W
Mr. Byers

To ask the Secretary of State for Education if he will name those schools which have received grant-maintained status with an admissions' policy approved by him which allows for places to be allocated on the basis of ability or aptitude.

Mr. Forth

My right hon. Friend has approved the following schools for grant-maintained status with the selective admission arrangements under which they operated as local education authority-maintained schools.

School Authority
Adams' Grammar School Shropshire
Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School Lancashire
Beaconsfield High School Buckinghamshire
Bournemouth School Dorset
Bournemouth School for Girls Dorset
Caistor Grammar School Lincolnshire
Carre's Grammar School Lincolnshire
Chatham Grammar School for Girls Kent
Chelmsford County High School for Girls Essex
Clitheroe Royal Grammar School Lancashire
Colyton Grammar School Devon
Cranbrook School Kent
Dartford Grammar School Kent
Dartford Grammar School for Girls Kent
Handsworth Grammar School for Boys Birmingham
Heckmondwike Grammar School Kirklees
Herschel Grammar School Berkshire
King Edward VI Grammar School (GM) Essex
King Edward VI School Lincolnshire
Lancaster Girls Grammar School Lancashire
Lancaster Royal Grammar School Lancashire
Langley Grammar School Berkshire
London Oratory School Hammersmith

School Authority
Marling School Gloucestershire
Newstead Wood School for Girls (GM) Bromley
Nonsuch High School for Girls Sutton
Oakwood Park Grammar School Kent
Parkstone Grammar School Dorset
Pate's Grant Maintained Grammar School Gloucestershire
Queen Elizabeth Upper Atherstone GM School Warwickshire
Queen Elizabeth's GM Grammar School Lincolnshire
Queen Elizabeth's GM Grammar School Lincolnshire
Rainham Mark Grammar School Kent
Reading School Berkshire
Ribston Hall High School Gloucestershire
Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys Kent
Sir Roger Manwood's School Kent
Skegness Grammar School Lincolnshire
St. George's Grant-Maintained School Lincolnshire
Stroud High School Gloucestershire
Sutton Grammar School for Boys Sutton
The Crossley Heath School Calderdale
The Crypt School Gloucestershire
The Gartree Grant Maintained School Lincolnshire
The Grammar School for Girls Wilmington Kent
The Kings School Grantham Lincolnshire
The North Halifax High School Calderdale
The Skinners' School, Tunbridge Wells Kent
Westcliff High School for Boys Essex
Wilmington Grammar School for Boys Kent
Wilsons School Sutton
Wolverhampton Girls High School Wolverhampton