Park Lane School – proposed expansion

Cheshire East Council has undertaken a sufficiency review of its special educational needs provision across the borough. In response the authority have issued a public notice regarding a proposal to expand Park Lane School by an additional 40 places, which if approved, will increase the schools capacity from 82 places to 122 places.

Park Lane School provides for pupils aged 2 – 19 with a range of complex needs including:

  • SLD (Severe Learning Difficulties)
  • PMLD (Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties)
  • Complex needs including Language/Communication
  • ASC (Autism )
  • Combination of the above

The statutory 4 week representation period ran from 24 April 2019 to 22 May 2019. For further information regarding the proposal please read the statutory proposal (PDF,103KB)

15 July - Public drop in session

A public drop in session was held at the school on Monday 15 July at 9.30am till  1.00pm to view the anticipated building plans for the proposed expansion. 

9 July - Cabinet meeting

Cabinet members met to consider the feedback received during the consultation period and approved the proposed expansion. The agenda and minutes for the meeting are available here.

22 May - Consultation Closed

Consultation on the proposed expansion of Park Lane School has closed. Cabinet members will consider the feedback received and make a decision on the proposed expansion at their meeting on 9 July 2019.