Deputies have rejected a call for a review into secondary education to be carried out before the La Mare rebuild takes place.
It is lost, Bailiff says by 2 votes so its 21-24
The amendment, tabled by Elis Bebb, lost by 24 votes to 21, at today's meeting.
Now, it's the Treasury and Resources Department's turn to propose their amendment - they want the States to commit to reducing the number of schools on the island, before beginning the La Mare rebuild.
Politicians are debating the future of Guernsey's schools. Find out about the three amendments being considered.
The Education Department could be at odds with the Treasury, when it comes to a review of the number and size of schools.