Public notice

SOUTH VIEW INFANT AND JUNIOR SCHOOLS, BASINGSTOKE – EXPANSION OF RESOURCED PROVISION

1. 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 SOUTH VIEW INFANT AND JUNIOR SCHOOLS, Shooters Way, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 5LL (category of schools – Community) by increasing the capacity of the resourced provision of the schools, with effect from 1 September 2021.

2. The current capacity of South View Infant School and South View Junior School is 180 and 256 respectively. The existing resourced provision currently has capacity for 18 children with Speech, Language and Communication Needs at the Infant & Nursery School site, and 16 children at the Junior site. It is proposed to create 2 additional, separate resource provision classes for children with Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD) and other additional needs. It is proposed the new Infant School MLD RP will be for 9 children; and the Junior school will be for 12 children This will not affect the overall capacity of mainstream places.

3. The capital cost of this project, £250,000, will be included in the Children's Services Capital Programme report to the Executive Lead Member for Children's Services in July 2021. This funding provides for the development of toilets and internal areas and reprovision of community spaces through the installation of a modular building.

4. This Notice is an extract from the complete proposal. Copies of the complete proposal may be obtained from Bernadette Dawes, Inclusion Commissioning Manager, Children's Services Department, EII Court North, Winchester, Hampshire SO23 8UG; e-mail: strategicplanningunit@hants.gov.uk or by phone on: 07523 937841.

5. 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 Bernadette Dawes, Inclusion Commissioning Manager, Children's Services Department, EII Court North, Winchester, Hampshire SO23 8UG; e-mail: strategicplanningunit@hants.gov.uk or by phone on: 07523 937841.

Contact:

Bernadette Dawes Inclusion Commissioning Manager Children's Services Department EII Court North Winchester Hampshire SO23 8UG 07523 937841

Email: strategicplanningunit@hants.gov.uk