Full report on new classrooms

A school in Sandwell is having to borrow a million pounds to help ease overcrowding in its classrooms.

Perryfields High School was told it had to accept more pupils each but the money it needed to expand was withdrawn by the Government.

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School Borrows Council Cash

Governors at a school in Sandwell claim they have hundreds more children enrolled than their buildings can cope with. In an unprecedented move they're asking to borrow money from the council to build new classrooms.