Consultation on related proposals for Alteration of Age Range and Enlargement of Premises of an Existing School; Christ Church Church of England Voluntary Aided Infant and Nursery School.

Closes 24 Mar 2019

Opened 25 Feb 2019

Overview

We are seeking the views and comments from interested parties about a proposal to alter the age range and enlarge the premises of Christ Church Church of England Voluntary Aided Infant and Nursery School to become a through primary school.  From September 2021, the whole primary school will relocate to new premises on Flaxley Lane, Middlebeck, Newark NG24 4EF.

The Governing Body of Christ Church Church of England Voluntary Aided Infant and Nursery School and the County Council propose to:-

  • Alter the age range of Christ Church Church of England Voluntary Aided Infant and Nursery School from 3 – 7 years, to become a through primary school, named Christ Church C of E Voluntary Aided Primary School catering for children aged 4 – 11 years from 1st September 2020.
     
  • Enlarge the existing school by relocating the primary school to a nearby site and building on Flaxley Lane, Middlebeck, Newark NG24 4EF from 1 September 2021. 

Consultation

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.  You can do this by referring to the Frequently Asked Questions.

We value your response as it will help the County Council’s elected Members form a view about whether the proposal should continue.

This consultation closes on Sunday 24 March 2019

What happens next?

  • Meetings have been arranged at  Christ Church Church of England Voluntary Aided Infant and Nursery School on Thursday 28th February, when you can come and ask questions about the proposal.
  • We have also included details of a potential statutory process timeline dependent on the decision-making processes. 
  • If you have any concerns about how the change might affect children at the new school or the local community, do come and talk to us at one of the meetings. 

Give Us Your Views