Erith and Northumberland Heath schools given green light to expand

PUBLISHED: 07:00 01 August 2013

Plans to expand primary schools in Erith and Northumberland Heath have been passed by Bexley Council.

Northumberland Heath Primary School to knock down a mobile classroom and build a new two storey building with a eight classrooms, a staff room, a single storey hall and three other rooms among other improvements.

The school’s intake is set to increase from 155 to 682 by 2017 to help tackle a shortage of school spaces.

Christ Church C of E Primary School in Lesney Park Road will provide 15 classrooms, a staff room and a hall after being given the green light by the council’s planning committee on Friday (July 25).

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