Expansion and Change of Age Range at Cricket Green Special SchoolNotice ID: SUT0515610
LONDON BOROUGH OF MERTON
Expansion and Change of Age Range at Cricket Green Special School
Notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 19 (1) of the Education and Inspections Act 2006 and the School Organisation (Prescribed Alterations to Maintained Schools) (England) Regulations 2013 that the London Borough of Merton is proposing to lower the age range and increase the number of pupils at Cricket Green School, a maintained special school for pupils with additional complex and varied needs, Lower Green West, Mitcham, CR4 3AF from 1 September 2019.
The proposed change in age range would lower the age range at the school from 4-19 years old to 3-19 years old through the introduction of an 8 full time equivalent place nursery for children aged 3 and 4.
Cricket Green School presently has a capacity of 199 places aged 4-19 including 24 sixth form places and the proposal is to increase the capacity to 260, including nursery places. The current number on roll at the school is 183.
The London Borough of Merton will implement the proposals comprising of 8 FTE nursery, 70 primary age pupil places, 150 secondary age pupil places and 32 post-16 pupil places.
This notice is an extract of the complete proposal. Copies of the complete proposal can be viewed at http://www.merton.gov.uk/ schoolsconsultations.htm
Alternatively you can request a printed copy of the complete proposal from the address below or telephone 020 8545 3289.
Within four weeks from the date of publication of these proposals, any person may object to, or make comment upon the proposals, by sending their representations to: Director of Children, Schools and Families (FAO: Tom Procter, Head of Contracts and School Organisation), London Borough of Merton, Civic Centre, London Road, Morden, SM4 5DX or by emailing: SchConsult@merton.gov.uk
A public meeting will be held at 6.30pm on Monday 12 March at Cricket Green School, Lower Green West, Mitcham, CR4 3AF.
Director of Children, Schools and Families London Borough of Merton Civic Centre London Road Morden SM4 5DX
Date: 1 March 2018
Cricket Green is a special school for children with additional complex and varied needs.
The London Borough of Merton aims to decide whether to approve the proposals in April 2018. If the Council fails to determine the proposals within two months of the end of the representation period it will pass all - ^
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