Fact fiction

11th January 2008 at 00:00
6,585 - The number of pupils in primary schools, including nursery, on the Isle of Man. Source: Department of Education, IoM

"Bigger shoes" - A Year 4 girl's caption to a drawing of a homeless person not, apparently, selling The Big Issue.

36 - The number of primary schools on the Isle of Man. Source: Department of Education, IoM

"Disneyland" - A Year 6 child is asked to identify the second largest continent.

1 - The number of Manx medium primary schools, where all lessons are taught in the Manx language, on the Isle of Man. Source: Department of Education, IoM.

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