§ Mrs. Roche
To ask the Secretary of State for Education what was the cost of this year's tests for(a) key stage I pupils and (b) key stage 3 pupils.
§ Mr. Robin Squire
The estimated costs of producing and distributing the statutory tests for 1993 in English, mathematics, science and Welsh at key stage 1–17-year-olds—is –1,230,000. The estimated cost of the non-mandatory tests at this key stage is £1,470,000.
The cost of the statutory tests in English, mathematics, science, technology and Welsh at key stage 3–14-year-olds—is £4,090,000. This includes support materials.