Extraspace Solutions have been awarded the Contract for the construction of a new three form entry 4 storey Primary School at Paxton Primary School Site, to include demolition of the existing school, together with all new external works and soft/hard landscaped playground areas.
Paxton is currently a 1FE (236) place school for pupils aged 3-11 (i.e. Nursery to Year 6). It is being expanded to a 3FE (656) place school. Planning Application for the new build is due to be submitted in April this year with construction on site due to commence in August.
The building will be constructed on the existing split level site and will include 23 classrooms, a science lab, music room and 2 double height sport’s halls. The building will be finished externally with a mixture of brick, polycarbonate and rain screen panels.
The Scheme has a contract value in excess of £8m and represents our largest single site project to date in the expanding Education sector.