Issue details

Halfway Houses Primary school, Expansion from 2FE to 3 FE

To allow the allocation of funds necessary towards the priority school building scheme to provide the additional places to expand the school to 3FE.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings of more than £1m;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Division affected: Sheerness;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 05/10/2014

Department: Education & Young People's Services

Contact: Marisa White, Area Education Officer - East Kent 01227 284407 and 01622 694174 Email: Tel: 01227 284407, Kevin Shovelton, Director Education Planning & Access Email:

Consultation process

How the decision relates to BS4K and Corporate Objectives

The project is in line with Kent strategies and in particular supports the following Bold Steps for Kent prioritises 

3  Ensure all pupils meet their full potential

4: Shape education and skills provision around the needs of the Kent economy

Financial Implications: These will be included in the report to the Cabinet Member


Legal Implications:

Any legal implications will be explained in the proposed Cabinet Member decision report which will be published 5 working days prior to the decision being taken

Equality Implications:  An Equality Impact Assessment has been completed as part of the consultation. The equalities impact assessment can be accessed via the following

Is the matter referred to in your Business Plan or Medium Term Capital Programme?




Reported and discussed at Education Cabinet Committee on 14 March 2014.

Electoral Division: Sheerness      Local Member: Angela Harrison to be consulted

Financial implications: Marisa White Area Education Officer (East Kent) 01227 284407 Kevin Shovelton Director of Education Planning and Access 01622 694174

Legal implications: 14/00116


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