Avenue School: Parents invited to drop-in session in Kensal Rise to learn about new school for kids with special needs

The drop-in session is at the Manor School in Chamberlayne Road. Picture: Google

The drop-in session is at the Manor School in Chamberlayne Road. Picture: Google - Credit: Archant

Parents are invited to view proposals for a new school in Brent to help meet growing demand for places for students with special educational needs.

The Avenue School will provide 104 places for young people aged four to 19 with autism and complex needs.

The drop-in event is on Thursday next week between 4.30pm and 7.30pm at the Manor School in Chamberlayne Road.

Located on a site with a long history of educational use, most recently providing temporary accommodation for Marylebone Boys' School, the new school will be operated by Brent Specialist Academy Trust (BSAT) expanding their educational offer at the nearby Manor School.

It's being funded by the Department for Education and Galliford Try has been appointed to design and build it. The firm will shortly be submitting a planning application.


You may also want to watch:


People can view the plans and speak to members of the design team, as well as representatives from BSAT, at the session.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus