Athelstan School Turf Cutting 12 Sept 2016 002

As a result of local housing developments and a population increase there has been a rapid rise in the number of school places needed in Sherburn in Elmet. Redrow ,Persimmon and Panache Homes  are building houses within the schools' catchment area. To accommodate new families from this housing development Athelstan School will undergo whole school expansion supported by NYCC Strategic Services. The expansion will be carried out in two phases and will see the school rise to a two form entry school from September 2017.The expansion programme will also include the provision of 2 Year old Early Years places from September 2016.