FOI Request - School Class Sizes

Request 101000377476

1)    What is the average class size in P1 in your council area for the current academic year (2015/16)?
2)    Please indicate which school has the largest average class sizes (and the number of pupils in it) and which has the lowest (and the number of pupils in it) at P1.
3)    What is the average class size in P2 and P3 in your council area for the current academic year (2015/16)?
4)    Please indicate which school has the largest average class sizes (and the number of pupils in it) and which has the lowest (and the number of pupils in it) at P2 and P3.
5)    What is the average class size in P4 to P7 in your council area for the current academic year (2015/16)?
6)    Please indicate which school has the largest average class sizes (and the number of pupils in it) and which has the lowest (and the number of pupils in it) at P4 to P7.
7)   In total, how many composite classes do schools in your council area currently have?
8)   Please indicate which schools have the largest composite class sizes (and the number of pupils in it) and which have the lowest (and the number of pupils in it).

Response 01-10-2015

1)   Average P1 class size - 20.4

2)   Largest average – Greenwards Primary, Mosstowie Primary, New Elgin Primary and Rothiemay Primary (25)
      Lowest average – Botriphnie Primary and Dallas Primary (10)

3)   Average P2 class size – 21.2
      Average P3 class size – 21.8

4)   Largest average P2 – New Elgin Primary (27.5) – Authority agreed increased capacity (currently under review)
      Lowest average P2 – Botriphnie Primary and Dallas Primary (10)

      Largest average P3 – New Elgin Primary (27.3) - Authority agreed increased capacity (currently under review)
      Lowest average P3 – Botriphnie Primary and Dallas Primary (10)

5)   Average P4 class size – 23.9
      Average P5 class size – 22.6
      Average P6 class size – 22.4
      Average P7 class size – 22.7

6)   Largest average P4 – St Sylvester’s Primary (32)
      Lowest average P4 – Botriphnie Primary (10)

      Largest average P5 – Lhanbryde Primary (30)
      Lowest average P5 – Crossroads Primary and Glenlivet Primary (14)

      Largest average P6 – St Sylvester’s Primary (29)
      Lowest average P6 – Crossroads Primary and Glenlivet Primary (14)

      Largest average P7 – St Sylvester’s Primary (30)
      Lowest average P7 – Crossroads Primary and Glenlivet Primary (14)

7)   Number of composite classes - 129

8)   Lowest Composite – 10 pupils - Botriphnie Primary and Dallas Primary

Largest Composite – 25 pupils - Applegrove Primary, Cluny Primary, East End Primary, Greenwards Primary, Hopeman Primary, Hythehill Primary, Keith     Primary, Mosstowie Primary, New Elgin Primary, Portessie Primary, Rothiemay Primary and St Peter’s RC Primary.

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