Statutory notice on the proposal to amalgamate (combine) Old Church Nursery and Marion Richardson Primary Schools.

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Introduction

On Wednesday 24th November 2021 Tower Hamlets Council approved the publication of a statutory notice on the proposed amalgamation of Marion Richardson Primary and Old Church Nursery Schools.

Notice is thereby given, in accordance with The School Organisation (Establishment and Discontinuance of Schools) Regulations 2013, that Tower Hamlets Local Authority intends to discontinue Old Church Nursery by 31 August 2022. This notice includes the Local Authority’s proposal to make a prescribed alteration to Marion Richardson Primary, to expand its current Nursery provision and continue as an all-through (3 to 11 years) primary school from the 1 September 2022, in accordance with The School Organisation (Prescribed Alternations to Maintained Schools) (England) Regulations 2013.

You can read the complete consultation document here


Contact details

Name and address of local authority publishing the proposal:

Tower Hamlets Council, Town Hall, Mulberry Place, 5 Clove Crescent, London E14 2BG.

Name, address and category of schools proposed to be amalgamated:

Marion Richardson Primary School, Senrab St, Ratcliff, London E1 0QF

Old Church Nursery School, Off Walter Terrace, Bromley St, Stepney Green, London E1 0RJ


Implementation

Date on which it is proposed to amalgamate the schools:

1 September 2022

It is proposed to implement the amalgamation as follows:

Old Church Nursery School will close from Wednesday 31 August 2022.

Marion Richardson Primary School will expand its current Nursery provision and continue as an all through (3 to 11 years) Primary School from 1 September 2022.

All children attending Old Church Nursery will transfer to Marion Richardson Primary School from 1 September 2022. Children currently attending Marion Richardson Primary School will continue in the amalgamated school.

Introduction

On Wednesday 24th November 2021 Tower Hamlets Council approved the publication of a statutory notice on the proposed amalgamation of Marion Richardson Primary and Old Church Nursery Schools.

Notice is thereby given, in accordance with The School Organisation (Establishment and Discontinuance of Schools) Regulations 2013, that Tower Hamlets Local Authority intends to discontinue Old Church Nursery by 31 August 2022. This notice includes the Local Authority’s proposal to make a prescribed alteration to Marion Richardson Primary, to expand its current Nursery provision and continue as an all-through (3 to 11 years) primary school from the 1 September 2022, in accordance with The School Organisation (Prescribed Alternations to Maintained Schools) (England) Regulations 2013.

You can read the complete consultation document here


Contact details

Name and address of local authority publishing the proposal:

Tower Hamlets Council, Town Hall, Mulberry Place, 5 Clove Crescent, London E14 2BG.

Name, address and category of schools proposed to be amalgamated:

Marion Richardson Primary School, Senrab St, Ratcliff, London E1 0QF

Old Church Nursery School, Off Walter Terrace, Bromley St, Stepney Green, London E1 0RJ


Implementation

Date on which it is proposed to amalgamate the schools:

1 September 2022

It is proposed to implement the amalgamation as follows:

Old Church Nursery School will close from Wednesday 31 August 2022.

Marion Richardson Primary School will expand its current Nursery provision and continue as an all through (3 to 11 years) Primary School from 1 September 2022.

All children attending Old Church Nursery will transfer to Marion Richardson Primary School from 1 September 2022. Children currently attending Marion Richardson Primary School will continue in the amalgamated school.

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