Consultation on a proposal to create a new primary school at Eaton Leys in Milton Keynes

Summary
This consultation is now closed.  A total of five responses were received.  In view of the consultation responses and updated housing information regarding the projected growth of the Eaton Leys development, the opening of a primary school at Eaton Leys will be delayed until at least 2024.  The need for, and timing of a primary school at Eaton Leys, will continue to be reviewed in the meantime.

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This six week consultation from 12 October 2020 to 22 November 2020 is seeking views about the proposal to create a new primary school at Eaton Leys in Milton Keynes and provides all stakeholders with an opportunity to comment on this proposal. 

Please read the linked document on this page and send us your views on this proposal by completing the online form or by emailing sufficiencyandaccess@milton-keynes.gov.uk

At the end of the consultation, officers will consider all comments made and feedback gathered will be used to finalise the local authority’s specification for the new school if required.  Should the process continue, the specification for the new school will be published and a free school presumption competition will be launched in the spring term of 2021.  This will be open to multi academy trusts that are able to deliver high quality education and establish the school ready for opening in September 2023.

Purpose

Inform plans to create a new primary school at Eaton Leys in Milton Keynes.