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S5W-11782: Jamie Greene (West Scotland)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 3 October 2017

To ask the Scottish Government how many children in Edinburgh were affected by school closures in 2016-17 because of concerns regarding building standards, and what the total number of school days lost was. 

Answered by: John Swinney 24 October 2017

8,370 children in Edinburgh were affected by school closures in 2016-17 because of concerns regarding building standards and none of these children lost more than 5 days of schooling.