A Strong Voice for Croydon Central - Gavin Barwell MP
Home
News
Help me
Campaigns
Biography
Expenses
Contact me

New primary school to open this month
04/09/2012 08:38:00

 
 

A new primary school opens its doors in my constituency this month, the Robert Fitzroy Academy in what was the Davidson Road Professional Centre at the junction of Davidson Road and Brampton Road.

The Academy will be run by the REAch2 Trust, which is led by two highly experienced headteachers. It will have four forms of entry, providing desperately-needed places for 120 children each year.

This new school is just part of the work that the Council is doing, with significant Government support, to provide additional primary school places to cope with the huge increase in the number of reception age children. At the moment, a number of my constituents are being offered primary school places some distance from where they live and further investment is going to be necessary to tackle this problem.

Comment on this blog

 

 

 More Blog Posts
03/04/2017
Friday night's attack on a 17 year-old asylum seeker
  Read Story
23/03/2017
Reflections on yesterday's attack
  Read Story
15/03/2017
IVF services in Croydon
  Read Story
02/03/2017
Government backs upgrade of London to Brighton railway and refuses to fund BML2 concept that would be bad news for Addiscombe in particular
  Read Story
27/02/2017
Spot the difference
  Read Story
21/02/2017
Second interim report on Croydon tram crash
  Read Story
07/02/2017
Fixing our broken housing market.
  Read Story
02/02/2017
Government provides £14m for refurbishment of Fairfield Halls and redevelopment of College Green.
  Read Story
02/02/2017
Southern Rail latest update
  Read Story
31/01/2017
How I will vote on the EU (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill
  Read Story

Full list of blog posts here

     
Gavin Barwell, House of Commons, SW1A 1AA, Tel  020 8660 0491      © Gavin Barwell  2017       Promoted by Ian Parker on behalf of Gavin Barwell, both at 36 Brighton Road, Purley, CR8 2LG