Brighter futures for our children

Brighter futures for our children

Providing the best start in life for our children and young people with improvements in health and education. Keeping them safe from harm to help inspire more fulfilling lives.

tickInvestment in education in the borough has enabled a better choice of schools for local children.

 

tick25 new permanent forms of entry have been introduced at primary schools. Four Special Schools have been expanded. And the opening of four Free Schools has been facilitated by the council.

 

tickOver 80% of children have a place at their first choice school. And 94% have a place at one of their top three choices.

 

tickPlanning permission has been granted for a new nondenominational, mixed gender, sixth form entry secondary school that will provide 900 school places for Osterley, Brentford and North Isleworth.

 

tickActivity to raise the aspirations of the borough’s poorest children has been mounted.

 

tickThe number of young people aged 16-25 in training apprenticeships and employment has been increased.

 

tickFostering services in the borough have been strengthened. Schools has been facilitated by the council.