HC Deb 04 May 2000 vol 349 cc197-8W
Mr. Clappison

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment what was the average amount received by(a) former grant-maintained primary schools and (b) former grant-maintained secondary schools as a result of cash protection in 1999–2000 expressed (i) in cash terms and (ii) on a per pupil basis. [120257]

Ms Estelle Morris

The table provides the information requested:

Average amount per school1 Average amount per pupil
Primary schools 16,900 60
Secondary schools 39,800 41
1 To nearest £100

These figures have been estimated on the basis of information supplied to the Department by local education authorities.