§ Mrs. Gillan
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment when he will announce the next round of technology, language, arts and sports colleges. 
§ Ms Estelle Morris
I am announcing today the names of the schools that are to be designated as Technology Colleges and Language Colleges as from September 1997. I hope to announce the names of those schools successful in the sports and arts competitions in early July.
§ Mrs. Gillan
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment if he will list the schools which have applied to his Department in the latest bidding round for technology, language, arts and sports school status. 
§ Ms Morris
The following table are schools that have applied for specialist school designation in each of the current competitions.
Applications for technology college designation School LEA Addey and Stanhope School Lewisham Admiral Lord Nelson School Portsmouth Amery Hill School Hampshire Anfield Community Comprehensive School Liverpool Ashfield School Nottinghamshire Astley Community School Northumberland Balcarras School Gloucestershire Balshaw's CE High School Lancashire Barclay School Hertfordshire Barnwood Park School for Girls Gloucestershire Beardwood School Lancashire Bedlingtonshire Community High School Northumberland Beverley High School East Riding Bicester Community College Oxfordshire Bishop David Brown School Surrey Bishop Douglass RC High School Barnet Bishop Luffa School West Sussex Bishop of Herefords Bluecoat School Hereford and Worcester Brighouse High School Calderdale Broughton Hall High School Liverpool Bury St. Edmunds County Upper School Suffolk Bushey Hall School Hertfordshire Castleford High School Wakefield Cheam High School Sutton Chesterton Community College Cambridgeshire Christ The King Catholic School Nottinghamshire Christleton High School Cheshire Clacton County High School Essex Cleeve School Gloucestershire Clough Hall School Staffordshire Cressex School Buckinghamshire Davison C of E High School for Girls West Sussex
Applications for technology college designation School LEA Deanes School Essex Deben High School Suffolk Ernulf Community School Cambridgeshire Featherstone High School Wakefield Gable Hall School Essex Gordano School North Somerset Great Yarmouth High School Norfolk Greenhead Grammar School Bradford Hampstead School Camden Harper Green School Bolton Hartsdown School Kent Haybridge High School Hereford and Worcester Hazel Grove High School Stockport Highams Park School Waltham Forest Ilfracombe College Devon John Port School Derbyshire John Roan School Greenwich King Edward VII Upper School Leicestershire King Harold GM School Essex King John School Essex Kingsway High School Cheshire Longbenton Community College North Tyneside Longsands Community College Cambridgeshire Lutterworth Grammar School Leicestershire Lytham St. Annes High School Lancashire Mellow Lane School Hillingdon Moor Park High School Lancashire Moseley School Birmingham National School Nottinghamshire Oak Farm Community School Hampshire Oakwood High School Manchester Okehampton College Devon Plessington Catholic High School Wirral Princess Margaret Royal Free School Berkshire Priory Community School North Somerset Queen Elizabeth Grammar Cumbria Queen Mary's Grammar School Walsall Queensbury School Bedfordshire Raines Foundation School Tower Hamlets Reigate School Surrey Richard Challoner School Kingston upon Thames Richard Lander School Cornwall Robert Smyth School Leicestershire Rudheath County High School Cheshire Sacred Heart Comprehensive School Redcar and Cleveland Salesian College Wandsworth Saltash Community School Cornwall Shaw House School Berkshire Southfields Community College Wandsworth Southlands High School Lancashire Speedwell School Bristol St. Anthony's Girls School Sunderland St. Thomas Becket RC School Knowsley St. Birinus School Oxfordshire St. Georges School Hertfordshire St. John's School Wiltshire St. Marks West Essex Catholic School Essex St. Mary's RC High School Wigan St. Matthews RC High School Manchester St. Michael's RC School Stockton on Tees St. Thomas More Catholic Comprehensive School Walsall Steyning Grammar School West Sussex Stockport School Stockport The Ridings High School South Gloucestershire Thomas Alleynes High School Staffordshire Thomas Sumpter School North Lincolnshire Thornton Grammar School Bradford Tideway School and Sixth Form Centre East Sussex
Applications for technology college designation School LEA Varndean School East Sussex Wade Deacon County High School Cheshire Wilsthorpe School Derbyshire Withywood Community School Bristol Wollaston School Northamptonshire Woolwich Polytechnic Greenwich
Applications for language college designation received School LEA All Saints RC School Sheffield Aston Manor School Birmingham Bournmouth School Bournemouth Carisbrooke High School Isle of Wight Cliff Park High School Norfolk Cromer High School Norfolk Didcot Girls' High School Oxfordshire Helenswood School East Sussex Hollingworth High School Rochdale Hockerill Anglo European School Hertfordshire Imberhorne School West Sussex King Edward VII School Sheffield Little Lever School Bolton Our Lady's Convent High School Hackney Our Lady's RC High School Lancashire Parrs Wood High School Manchester Penrice School Cornwall Saint George's CE School Kent Slough Grammar School Berkshire St. Mary's RC High School Derbyshire St. Nicholas RC High School Cheshire Thorncliffe School Cumbria Greenford High School Ealing Haydon School Hillingdon The Douay Martyrs School Hillingdon Monks Park School City of Bristol The Grey Coat Hospital Westminster Sir Thomas Rich's School Gloucstershire
Applications for arts college designation received by 16 May School LEA Aylwin Girl's School Southwark Brakenhale School Berkshire Brentwood Ursuline Convent High School Essex Bridgewater County High School Cheshire Chestnut Grove School Wandsworth France Hill School Surrey Fred Longworth High School Wigan Heathfield Community School Somerset Intake High School Leeds John Masefield High School Hereford and Worcestershire Lealands High School Luton Newall Green High School Manchester Shirley High School Surrey St. Marylebone High School Westminster Stantonbury Campus Milton Keynes Westfield Community School Somerset Wrockwardine Wood School Shropshire
Applications for sports college designation received by 16 May School LEA Altwood School Berkshire Angmering School West Sussex Ashton on Mersey School Trafford
Applications for sports college designation received by 16 May School LEA Biddick School Sunderland Cardinal Newman Catholic School and Community College Coventry Chatham Grammar School for Boys Kent Crown Woods Chool Greenwich Deane's School Essex Desborough School Berkshire Haydon Bridge High School Northumberland Herne Bay High School Kent Ivybridge Community College Devon Langdon Comprehensive School Newham Lostock High School Trafford Marple Hall School Stockport Meadway School Berkshire Newport Free Grammar School Essex Oldfield School Bath and North east Somerset Park House School Berkshire Poltair Community School Cornwall Sittingbourne Community College Kent Wright Robinson High School Manchester Wye Valley High School Buckinghamshire