Wales' Education Minister has taken to Twitter this morning to insist "banding is here to stay."
Huw Lewis said work on reviewing the controversial ranking system is ongoing.
Just to clarify following the Western Mail's front page this morning, Banding is here to stay.
We’ve said all along that we would be looking at it to make sure that it’s effective and meeting the needs of education in Wales.
That work is ongoing. As and when we’re in a position to make an announcement we will.
More top news
A group of tourists from south Wales have been involved in a coach crash in Switzerland. The coach was returning from Lake Como, Italy.
Wales defence coach Shaun Edwards says he hopes Wales will 'peak at the right time' ahead of their final warm-up before the Rugby World Cup.
Llanelli Scarlets will take on Glasgow Warriors this evening in the first match of the Pro12 campaign.