Tuesday, 23 June 2020

Ceisteanna (243)

Jennifer Whitmore

Ceist:

243. Deputy Jennifer Whitmore asked the Minister for Education and Skills the number of classes in County Wicklow with class sizes of 20 to 24, 25 to 29 and 30 to 34 pupils per class in each of the past five years in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12478/20]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Education)

Please note we will forward figures for 2019/2020 to the Deputy, shortly, once they have been published. The attached figures are for mainstream classes in mainstream schools and also exclude special pupils in mainstream schools.

Wicklow Number of Classes by Range 2014-2018

Class Range

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

20-24

150

158

190

171

210

25-29

288

316

305

300

296

30-34

144

136

122

133

110

Others

73

62

77

96

97

Total Class Count for Year

655

672

694

700

713