Public notice

OLIVER’S BATTERY PRIMARY SCHOOL, WINCHESTER – REDUCTION IN AGE RANGE

Notice is hereby given, in accordance with Section 19(1) of the Education and Inspections Act 2006, that Hampshire County Council intends to make a prescribed alteration to OLIVER’S BATTERY PRIMARY SCHOOL, Austen Avenue, Winchester, SO22 4HP (category of school – Community) with effect from 1 January 2021.

The PAN for the school is currently 30. It is proposed that the age range for the school is lowered to enable preschool children aged 2,3 and 4 to attend. The governing body of the school is seeking to take on the management of the on-site community preschool to deliver 28 preschool places for children aged from 2 years.

The current capacity of the school is 240 and will be unaffected by the proposal. The current number of pupils registered at the school is 215. The current published admission number for the school is 30 and is not affected by the school taking on the preschool which will be a separate capacity of 28 on the implementation of this proposal. There are no costs associated with this proposal.

This Notice is an extract from the complete proposal. Copies of the complete proposal may be obtained from Ian Doutch, Strategic Development Officer, Children's Services Department, EII Court North, Winchester, Hampshire SO23 8UG; telephone 03707 790850; e-mail: strategicplanningunit@hants.gov.uk

Within four weeks from the date of publication of these proposals, any person may object or make comments on the proposal by sending them to Ian Doutch, Strategic Development Officer, Children's Services Department, EII Court North, Winchester, Hampshire SO23 8UG; telephone 03707 790850; e-mail: strategicplanningunit@hants.gov.uk

Contact:

Ian Doutch Strategic Development Officer Children’s Services Department EII Court North Winchester Hampshire SO23 8UG 03707 790850

Email: strategicplanningunit@hants.gov.uk