Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To approve the business case for the expansion of Danetree Junior School. The school currently operates as a 4 Form of Entry (480 places) junior school for pupils aged 7-11.
The expansion will increase the school to a 4 Form of Entry (840 places) primary for pupils aged 4-11 creating an additional 360 Primary places. In addition the expansion will create 52 nursery places for children aged 2 to 4 years and a replacement Gym Maintenance Service facility, which needs to be moved to allow space on the site for the expansion of the school.
The places are required from 2016.
Part 2 Annex
That, subject to the agreement of the detailed financial information for the expansion set out in item 16 in Part 2 of this agenda, the business case for the provision of an additional 360 primary places plus 52 nursery places in Ewell be approved.
Reasons for Decisions:
The proposal supports the Authority’s statutory obligation to provide sufficient school places relative to demand.
[The decisions on this item can be called in by either the Council Overview Board or the Education and Skills Scrutiny Board]
Report author: Julie Beckett
Publication date: 22/03/2016
Date of decision: 22/03/2016
Decided at meeting: 22/03/2016 - Cabinet
Effective from: 01/04/2016