Issue details

13/00006 - Expansion of Lower Halstow Primary School, Sittingbourne

Forecasts for Swale District indicate increasing demand for primary school places.  The enlargement of Lower Halstow Primary School provides an expansion to accommodate current pressure and support the increasing pupil population. 

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Division affected: Swale Central;

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

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.


A report will be considered by the Education Cabinet Committee in March 2013.


A report will be considered on the outcome of the public consultation at Education Cabinet Committee in June 2013


Financial implications: Marisa White, Area Education Officer Tel: 01227 284407 E-mail:

Legal implications: 13/00006