£64m plan for school places

Reading Borough Council has announced a £64 million pound plan to tackle a severe shortage of school places in the area.

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£64m plan for 2,520 extra school places in Reading

Reading Borough Council has announced a £64 million project to increase the number of school places in Reading. The council wants to create an extra two and a half thousand places. The plan would mean the expansion of thirteen primary schools.

The schools included in the proposal are:

• Alfred Sutton Primary School

• The Ridgeway Primary

• Geoffrey Field Infants

• Geoffrey Field Juniors

• Southcote Primary

• Churchend Primary

• St Michael’s Primary

• New Oxford Road Academy

• EP Collier Primary

• Thameside Primary

• Dee Park & Ranikhet Primary Redevelopment

• Newtown Primary

• St Michael’s Primary

The plan will be discussed at a meeting on Thursday 7th November,

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