Sevenoaks Parents Delighted By Fantastic News

Posted on Mar 22, 2013
Sevenoaks Parents Delighted By Fantastic News

Sevenoaks parents are delighted by the fantastic news that Invicta Grammar School will be establishing a satellite grammar school in Sevenoaks from September 2015 on the Wildernesse site. The parents are particularly pleased because the school satisfies their three main campaign targets to establish a school:- – That will admit boys and girls from Year ...

Parent Grammar School Announced

Posted on Mar 21, 2013
Parent Grammar School Announced

Kent County Council (KCC) has announced that Invicta Grammar School in Maidstone will be establishing a satellite grammar school in Sevenoaks from September 2015 on the Wildernesse site. It will be a six form of entry school, admitting boys and girls from ages 11-18. The Sevenoaks satellite will be a non-super selective school, and will ...

Legal Battle Lines Drawn In Site Row

Posted on Mar 19, 2013
Legal Battle Lines Drawn In Site Row

Kent County Council (“KCC”) has issued its response to the Government’s attempt to confiscate the proposed site of the popular new Sevenoaks satellite grammar school in favour of the Christian Free School. The Government’s secret plan was revealed in a leaked letter dated 4th March from Education Minister, Lord Nash, to Patrick Leeson, KCC Director ...

Site Sharing A Non-Starter

Posted on Mar 17, 2013
Site Sharing A Non-Starter

The Christian Free School appears to have been badly misinformed by the Government over the potential to share the Wildernesse site with the grammar school. Although superficially this appears to be a good idea because the land area is certainly big enough to accommodate two schools, there is an obvious financial problem with this idea ...

A Brazen & Misguided Attempt To Misappropriate A Community Asset

Posted on Mar 14, 2013
A Brazen & Misguided Attempt To Misappropriate A Community Asset

You may have seen the news in the media that the Sevenoaks Grammar School project is apparently in difficulty because the Government and the proposed Christian Free School are threatening to confiscate the grammar school site and instead award it to the Christian School. This article from today’s Sevenoaks Chronicle summarises the issue well:- http://www.thisiskent.co.uk/Sevenoaks-grammar-school-doubt-government-s-bid/story-18401394-detail/story.html#axzz2NSh3eBWV ...