§ Mr. Blunkett
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what were the pupil-teacher ratios for(a) 1992–93 and (b) 1993–94 for public sector (i) nursery schools, (ii) primary schools, (iii) secondary schools, (iv) non-maintained schools, (v) special schools and (vi) all schools; and whether these figures include unqualified teachers.253W
§ Mr. Ancram
The information requested is as follows:
1992–93 1993–94 (i) Nursery 24:4 24:7 (ii) Primary 22:2 21:6 (iii) Secondary 15:3 15:2 (iv) Non-maintained1 — — (v) Special 6:9 6:8 (vi) All schools 18:2 17:9 Note: 1 Northern Ireland does not have any schools in this category. The figures do not include unqualified teachers.