To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families which schools in Barnet have specialist status; what their specialisms are in each case; what funding was made available to each in the latest period for which figures are available; what outstanding applications for specialist status there are; and if he will make a statement.
The following table shows the information requested. There are 13 maintained secondary schools in Brent local authority, all of which have specialist status. The Government remain committed to the specialist schools programme as a means of raising attainment and achievement for all secondary-age pupils.
|School name||Specialism||Second specialisms||Leading options||Specialist school recurrent funding 2007-08 (£)|
|Alperton Community School||Maths and Computing||—||—||181,379|
|Cardinal Hinsley Mathematics and Computing College||Maths and Computing||—||—||59,985|
|Claremont High School||Arts||Maths and Computing||Vocational||343,989|
|Convent of Jesus and Mary Language College||Language||—||—||159,000|
|Copland—A Specialist Science Community College||Science||—||—||215,559|
|John Kelly Boys' Technology College||Technology||—||—||94,170|
|John Kelly Girls' Technology College||Technology||Language||—||211,260|
|Kingsbury High School||Maths and Computing||—||—||226,653|
|Preston Manor High School||Science||—||Raising Achievement Transforming Learning||220,185|
|Queen's Park Community School||Business and Enterprise||—||—||129.000|
|St. Gregory RC High School||Science||—||—||129,000|
|Wembley High Technology College||Technology||—||Training School||190,134|