The County Council has a statutory duty to provide sufficient school places for all children who need a place. This report seeks approval for the allocation of capital funding from the Basic Need Capital Programme to undertake an expansion project at Bourne Community College that will provide 150 additional school places for secondary aged pupils from September 2019, to meet the demand of growing pupil numbers in the Southbourne locality.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Divisions affected: Bourne;
Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/03/2018
Decision due: December 2018 by Cabinet Member for Education and Skills
Lead member: Mr Richard Burrett firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Leigh Hunnikin, Project Manager Email: email@example.com Tel: 033 022 23051.
Representations concerning this proposed decision can be made to the Cabinet Member for Education and Skills, via the officer contact, by the beginning of the month in which the decision is due to be taken.
Parents and local residents
Parish and District Councils
Cabinet Member for Finance and Resources
Democratic Services Contact: Wendy Saunders Tel: 033 022 22553
West Sussex Plan Priority: Best Start in Life