We are very excited about our new project to extend our fantastic school! We will keep you updated via the School Newsletter as and when things happen.
Our School Governors, Headteacher and Central Bedfordshire Council continue to work with the designers and the developers on on all aspects of the New School.
We now have an arial YouTube clip of the school in progress. Please click here to view.
New Build Updates
21st May - We have now commissioned Dawn until Dusk to provide before and aftert school care. Dawn until Dusk will provide all of this care on the Ruskin Drive site. Representatives will be available for drop in sessions at the Dickens Boulevard site on 22nd June 8am-9.15am and 2.15pm-3.15pm to give more information about they care that they will be offering. Please do come along to find out more.
27th April - We are very pleased to confirm the two school sites will be differentiated by road names . The current school will be referred to as Dickens Boulevard and the new site will be Ruskin Drive.
Mrs Stone has had a progress meeting with the building team and Council this week and the scaffolding has now been taken down at Ruskin Drive. Inside fittings and decorations are all on schedule and the spaces are beginning to look great! Work on the external grounds is progressing nicely, tarmac areas and outside areas are being formed. There has been an internal outside fence installed and landscapers are currently on site and have started seeding and forming areas around the grounds of the school.
Also this week the Head Teacher and Business Manager have met with Luton Borough Council Catering to ensure a continual provision will be replicated on the new site, consideration for equipment and resources was on our agenda.
WRAP Around Care will be offered (Before and After School ) as a new contract has been tendered for Ruskin Drive and will start from day one, currently Service Level Agreements are being agreed – flyers and poster will be advertised shortly.
March 2nd 2018 - Mrs Stone is working hard with the council and the builders on the design and function of the school and has attended many meetings this term - click here to read more.
January 12th 2018 - good progress is being made at Ruskin Drive - please click here for more information.
4th December 2017 - Installation of units is now complete - click here to view our article
3rd November 2017 - Installation of units onto new site commences - click here for article
17th July - Digging in Ceremony at the second site, click here to view our newsletter article.
Nov 2016 - Please have a look at the designs below. An initial meeting was held on 4th November to meet the designers, developers and the builders Morgan Sindall so watch this space!