§ Mr. Byers
The available information is shown in the following tables.
The information in Table 2 puts into context the information on maximum class sizes in Table 1.439W
Table 1: Average and maximum class size and number of pupils in
classes of 31 or more pupils for classes taught by one teacher in
maintained primary schools in the Stoke on Trent, North
Parliamentary Contstituency in January 19971
Average class size Maximum size class Pupils in classes of 31 or more Stoke on Trent, North 28.3 37 2,496 1 Provisional estimates.
Table 2: Numbers of classes and pupils by class size for classes
taught by one teacher in maintained primary schools in the Stoke
on Trent North Parliamentary Constituency in January 1997
Size of class Number of classes Number of pupils 1–20 10 167 21–30 161 4,300 31–35 65 2,135 36–40 10 361 41 or more 0 0 Total 246 6,963