Free School Presumption Competition

Announcement to Multi Academy Trusts of a free school presumption competition

Milton Keynes Council has launched a competition over the next nine weeks from 5 September 2017 for Multi Academy Trusts to apply to become the provider of the new secondary school that is being built for the housing development areas of Fairfields and Whitehouse in the Western Expansion Area.  This is in accordance with Department for Education guidance 'The free school presumption - February 2016'.

The application form and specification document about the new school are available on this page. This competition is open nationally so is also advertised on the Department for Education website here https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/new-school-proposals

The closing date for applications is noon on 3 November 2017.

Please note, applicants will be invited to meet the assessment panel on 13 November 2017 and will be asked to make a short presentation.  Further details will be sent to applicants on 6 November 2017.

The contact for this competition is the Education Sufficiency team - sufficiencyandaccess@milton-keynes.gov.uk  

Last Updated: 14 September 2017