§ Mr. Nicholls
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment which 10 education authorities have the highest standard spending assessment per pupil; and which 10 education authorities have the lowest standard spending assessment per pupil.
§ Mr. Robin Squire
The table shows the education standard spending assessment for primary, secondary and post-16 education expressed in pounds per pupil for primary, secondary and pupils aged over 16. These figures exclude provision for under-fives and the other education element for which there are no pupil numbers.737W
Local authority Education SSA, per pupil £ First 10 Isles of Scilly 3,882 Hackney 3,797 City of London 3,777 Lambeth 3,694 Tower Hamlets 3,662 Hammersmith and Fulham 3,412 Islington 3,411 Westminster 3,369 Kensington and Chelsea 3,350 Camden 3,338 Last 10 Cheshire 2,159 Wakefield 2,157 Derbyshire 2,146 Staffordshire 2,145 Hereford and Worcester 2,144 Solihull 2,140 Wigan 2,102 Dudley 2,098 Stockport 2,070 Bury 2,049