Academies Programme (3)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2009-11-18
Session date: 
November 18, 2009
Reference: 
2009/3231
Question By: 
Darren Johnson
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Has the Mayor considered whether the costs of establishing academies is 'best value' when compared to building new community schools?

Answer

Answer for Academies Programme (3)

Answer for Academies Programme (3)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

All new schools, whether they are Academies or community schools, are procured and funded through the Government's Building Schools for the Future Programme. It is my understanding that there is no difference in cost.