Issue details

17/00106 - Proposal to enlarge St Gregory's Catholic School

To enlarge St Gregory's Catholic School, Reynolds Lane, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 9XL, thereby increasing the PAN from 180 to 210 secondary school places from September 2019.

Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Division affected: Tunbridge Wells North;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 13/11/2017

Decision due: Not before 11th Dec 2017 by Cabinet Member for Children, Young People and Education
Reason: In order that the proposed decision can be published for a minimum of 28 days, in accordance with statutory requirements

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children, Young People and Education

Lead director: Keith Abbott

Department: Education & Young People's Services

Contact: Jared Nehra, Area Education Officer - West Kent Tel: 03000412209 Email:


23 November 2016 - the Commissioning Plan for Education Provision 2017-21 was endorsed by the Cabinet Committee.


There will also be a planning application process which will provide all interested parties with an opportunity to respond direct. 

Financial implications: The costs to this project were outlined in the report that was considered by the Children’s, Young People and Education Cabinet Committee.

Legal implications: Any legal implications were identified in the report to the Cabinet Member for Children, Young People and Education before he takes his decision to agree the capital expenditure required to provide the school with additional accommodation.

Equalities implications: None.