Consultation on the proposal to close the residential unit at Fountaindale Special School

Closed 3 Nov 2020

Opened 21 Sep 2020


We are seeking the views and comments from interested parties about a proposal to close the residential unit at Fountaindale Special School, Nottingham Road, Harlow Wood, Mansfield NG18 5BA from early in 2021. 


This proposal is at a formative stage and no final decisions have yet been made.

This consultation process is designed to establish the views of: parents and carers, pupils, governors, staff, the local community and other interested parties in respect of the above proposal.

It is important that you take time to find out about what is being proposed so that you fully understand and can make an informed contribution to the discussion.

A copy of the full proposal can be viewed in the attachment below and here.

We value your response as it will help the County Council’s Elected Members form a view about whether the proposal should continue. Please click on the online survey below to give us your views.

The County Council’s Children and Young People’s Committee will meet on Monday 30 November to consider the outcomes of the consultation and to make a decision on the proposal.

This consultation closes on Tuesday 3 November 2020 at 16:00