§ Mr. David Clark
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what was 331W the annual cost to a local education authority in England of each pupil in a secondary, primary and nursery school, respectively, for the latest convenient financial year; and what are the comparable figures for the West Riding.
§ Mr. van Straubenzee
Following is the information:
Annual cost per pupil Nursery Primary Secondary £ £ £ All authorities (England and Wales) 158.8 84.2 160.9 West Riding 137.7 80.4 145.1 Note: These figures exclude the cost of school meals and milk and of local authority administration.