§ Dr. David Clark
The responses have been evaluated. As I mentioned in my answer to my hon. Friend the Member for City of Durham (Mr. Steinberg), on 20 May 1998,Official Report, column 374, plans are being formulated for the future administration of Crown copyright which take the responses into account. I shall inform the House in due course of the way forward.
GCSE average point score of 15 year old pupils by institution and gender 1997 Maintained schools1 All schools Average GCSE point score Number of pupils Average GCSE point score Number of pupils Male 32.5 273,136 33.5 299,509 Female 37.3 264,526 38.3 287,257 All 15 year old pupils 34.9 537,662 35.8 586,766 1 Including special schools