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Statutory Notice to Expand and Extend Age Range at Northfield School

Meeting: 10/07/2019 - Delegated Decisions by Cabinet Member for Education & Cultural Services (Item 3)

3 Report on the proposed Expansion of Northfield School pdf icon PDF 247 KB

Forward Plan Ref: 2019/048

Contact: David Clarke, Deputy Director for Education Tel: 07741 607594


Report by Deputy Director for Education (CMDECS5).


This report follows the publication of a Statutory Notice relating to the county council's proposal to expand Northfield School, subject to an academy sponsor being appointed.


The proposal is to permanently expand Northfield School to a capacity of 108 places. To accommodate this expansion, the county council would rebuild the school with purpose-built accommodation.


The Cabinet Member for Education & Cultural Services is RECOMMENDED to approve the proposed expansion of Northfield School, including rebuilding the school with purpose-built accommodation, with the following condition:


1.            That a new academy sponsor is appointed to run the school.




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Recommendations agreed.