§ Mr. Donohoe
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the average yearly cost of educating a pupil in each of the secondary schools in the Ayr division of Strathclyde regional council.958W
§ Lord James Douglas-Hamilton
The information requested is set out in the table:
Strathclyde Region Air Division Running cost per pupil (£) Ardrossan Academy 2,307 Arran High School 3,160 Auchenharvie Academy 2,974 Auchinleck Academy 2,562 Ayr Academy 2,986 Belmont Academy 2,225 Carrick Academy 2,887 Cumnock Academy 2,593 Doon Academy 3,628 Garnock Academy 2,409 Girvan Academy 2,409 Grange Academy 2,561 Greenwood Academy 2,356 Irvine Royal Academy .. James Hamilton Academy 3,247 Kilmarnock Academy 2,236 Kilwinning Academy 2,387 Kyle Academy 2,430 Largs Academy 2,430 Loudoun Academy 2,388 Mainholm Academy 3,531 Marr College 2,263 Prestick Academy 2,469 Queen Margaret Academy 2,905 St. Andrew's Academy 2,801 St. Conval's High School 4,240 St. Joseph's Academy 2,848 St. Michael's Academy 2,512 Stewarton Academy 2,430 .. No entry.
The figures given are derived by dividing the total budgeted running cost by the school roll, where the school roll is the number of pupils on the roll 959W at the time of the annual school census in September 1992, including pupils of any special unit, and the total budgeted school running costs are as specified by the School Board regulations in respect of the period 1 April 1993 to 31 March 1994.
No entry is given for Irvine Royal Academy because of special circumstances following a local rationalisation.