Issue details

Expansion of Shelley Primary School, Broadbridge Heath

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 Shelley Primary School that will provide 140 additional school places for primary aged pupils from September 2019, to meet the demand of growing pupil numbers in the Broadbridge Heath and Horsham locality.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: Broadbridge;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/12/2018

Decision due: March 2019 by Cabinet Member for Education and Skills

Lead member: Councillor Richard Burrett

Contact: Leigh Hunnikin, Project Manager Email: Tel: 033 022 23051.

Consultation process

Representations concerning this proposed decision can be made to the Cabinet Member for Education and Skills, via the author or officer contact, by the beginning of the month in which the decision is due to be taken


School, parents and local residents, Parish and District Councils.

Cabinet Member for Finance and Resources.

Democratic Services Contact: Wendy Saunders - 033 022 22553

West Sussex Plan Priority: Best Start in Life


Background papers