To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families how many pupils who gained level 4 or above in key stage 2 tests in (a) reading, (b) writing and (c) mathematics in 2004 did not gain level 5 or above in the corresponding key stage 3 tests in 2007.
The figures required can be found in the following table:
|Number of pupils|
|Achieving level 4 or above in KS2 in 2004, and not achieving level 5 or above in KS3 in 2007||Achieving level 4 or above in KS2 in 2004 and with eligible results for KS3 in 2007||With eligible results for both KS2 in 2004 and KS3 in 2007|
Figures for reading and writing separately can be provided only at disproportionate cost.