Amalgamation of Kimberley and Fairoak nurseries

Newport City Council consulted on the proposal to:

Amalgamate Kimberley Nursery School and Fairoak Nursery School into a single school on the current Fairoak Nursery School site from September 2021.

Download the Report to the Cabinet Member for Education and Skills (pdf)

Download the associated Decision Schedule (pdf)

Download the Fairness and Equality Impact Assessment (pdf)


The consultation ended midnight, Friday 11 September 2020

The consultation process represented an opportunity for people to learn about the proposal, ask questions and make comments that were recorded and summarised in a consultation report which is published below.

Download the full formal consultation document (pdf)

Download the everyday summary version of the consultation document (pdf)  

Any negative responses made during this consultation period were not counted as objections to the proposal but as adverse comments.

Objections to a proposal can only be registered after the publication of a statutory notice which is the second stage in the proposal.

The consultation ended midnight, Friday 11 September 2020.

Consultation report

Download the Consultation Report (pdf) which summarises the consultation and engagement process, comments received and the council’s response.

What happens next? 

The Cabinet Member for Education and Skills will consider the views expressed and decide whether to proceed with the proposal.

If the decision is taken to proceed, a statutory proposal will be published.

The statutory proposal period will last for 28 days following the date of publication and enables people to express their views in the form of supporting or objecting to the proposals.

If no objections are received following the publication of the statutory proposal, the Cabinet Member will make the final decision as to whether to proceed.

If any objections are received and not subsequently withdrawn during this notice period, the council’s Cabinet will determine the final decision.

TRA126627 14/10/2020