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Technical Schools

Volume 496: debated on Wednesday 20 February 1952

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71.

asked the Minister of Education the number of junior technical schools in England and Wales and the ratio between the number of places in such schools and the number of children in the secondary school population; and the respective figures for the county of Stafford.

In 1951 there were 296 secondary technical schools in England and Wales, attended by 4.9 per cent. of the 14-year age group in maintained and assisted primary and secondary schools. In Staffordshire the number of schools was 4 and the comparable percentage 2.3.