Ten New Free Schools To Open In Cambridgeshire & Peterborough

12 April 2017, 10:30


By Bev Rimmer

More than 130 new free schools have been approved by the Government - among them ten in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

It's the largest number of free schools proposed during this Parliament.

Ministers have said it will create 69,000 places for pupils.

In Cambridgeshire, the following have been given the green light:

  • Cambridge Mathematics School
  • Cambridge City Free School
  • Godmanchester Secondary Academy
  • Northstowe Special Academy
  • St Bede's Inter-Church School
  • St Neots Academy
  • The Cavendish School
  • Wing Primary School

In Peterborough, approval has been given for Hampton East Primary School and Paston Reserve Academy.