Issue details

13/00004 - Expansion of Ethelbert Road Primary School, Faversham

The Cabinet Member for Education, Learning and Skills is recommended to:


(i)      issue a public notice to expand.


And, subject to no objections being received to the public notice


(ii)    expand the school


Should objections be received during the notice period a separate decision will be required in order to continue the proposal and expand the school to allow for proper consideration of the points raised.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Division affected: Faversham;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 25/01/2013

Decision due: Not before 21st Jun 2013 by Cabinet Member for Education, Learning & Skills

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Education, Learning & Skills

Lead director: Patrick Leeson

Department: Education & Young People's Services

Contact: Marisa White, Area Education Officer - East Kent Tel: 01227 284407 e-mail: Tel: 01227 284407.


Consultation to be conducted the purpose of which is to gather information regarding the planned changes outlined in the consultation document.


Key consultee groups:

MP, Local Members, Local Councils (District, Town and Parish), Schools, Pre-schools, Parents, Staff, Governors, Pupils, Professional Associations, Diocesan Boards of Education, DfE, LCTB.


Start and finish dates of consultation:



A report was considered at Education Cabinet Committee on 12 September 2012 outlining the Kent County Council School Commissioning Plan 2012-17.


The Education, learning and Skills Cabinet Committee held in March 2013 was informed that, and agreed to the necessity of, a decision to issue a public notice being taken outside of the Cabinet Committee cycle when the consultation had finished.



Financial implications: Kevin Shovelton, Director of Education Planning and Access Ext: 4174 - 7000 4174 01622 694174

Legal implications: 13/00004

Equalities implications: Non-Key