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Schools: Oxfordshire

Volume 462: debated on Wednesday 11 July 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families pursuant to his predecessor’s answer of 27 June 2007, Official Report, column 331, (1) what the locations are of the six new schools in North Oxfordshire; (147696)

(2) what the names are of the 16 schools refurbished in North Oxfordshire;

(3) which of the 549 classrooms refurbished are in North Oxfordshire.

The data collected are for Oxfordshire county council, rather than North Oxfordshire, and give school names rather than locations. A summary of the information is available in the House Library.

The six new schools built are:

Year opened

School name

1998-99

The Ace centre Nursery School

1999-2000

Ladygrove Park Primary School

2000-01

Bure Park Primary School

2002-03

St. John the Evangelist CofE Primary School

2003-04

Hanwell Fields Community School

2003-04

Madley Brook Community Primary School

The 16 schools referred to, which are existing schools that have been rebuilt rather than refurbished, are:

Year opened

School name

1997-88

Wallingford School

1998-99

Grandpont Nursery School

1999-2000

Hanborough Manor CofE School

1999-2000

Watlington Primary School

2002-03

Bishopswood School

2002-03

Chilton Count Primary School

2002-03

Kingfisher School

2002-03

Sandhills Community Primary School

2002-03

Shenington Church of England Primary School

2003-04

Springfield School

2003-04

SS Philip and James’ Church of England Aided Primary School Oxford

2003-04

Wantage Church of England Primary School

2005-06

Fritwell Church of England Primary School

2006-07

Elms Road Nursery School and Daycare

2006-07

Nettlebed Community School

2006-07

St. Gregory the Great VA Catholic Secondary School

A further 20 schools have had 50 per cent. or more of their floor area refurbished:

Year completed

School name

2001-02

Bardwell School

2001-02

Slade Nursery School

2001-02

Thameside Primary School

2002-03

Bayards Hill Primary School

2002-03

SS Mary and John Church of England Primary School

2002-03

Windmill Primary School

2003-04

Badgemore Community School

2003-04

Caldecott Primary School

2003-04

Cherwell School (The)

2003-04

The John Henry Newman CE (A) Primary School

2003-04

Whitchurch Primary School

2004-05

Leafield Church of England (Controlled) Primary School

2004-05

Oxfordshire Pupil Referral Unit and Integration Service

2005-06

Bartlemas Nursery School

2005-06

Benson Church of England Primary School

2005-06

Orchard Meadow Primary School

2005-06

South Stoke Primary School

2005-06

Uffington Church of England Primary School

2006-07

Mabel Prichard School

2006-07

Marsh Baldon Church of England Controlled School