§ Helen Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment how many children at(a) primary and (b) secondary level in Warrington, North constituency were excluded from school in each of the past five years. 
§ Ms Estelle Morris
Information on the number of pupils permanently excluded from schools in the Warrington, North constituency is shown in the table. Information on permanent exclusions was not collected prior to 1994/95. The Department does not currently collect information on fixed period exclusions:
Permanent exclusions from maintained schools in the Warrington North constituency Type of school 1994/95 1995/96 Primary 3 4 Secondary 17 12 Special— 0 0 Total 20 16
Exclusions data for 1996/97 are currently being collated and will be published later this year.