New Special Free School Competition

Hounslow Council have been approved to create a new special school through the free school process. This will create school places for pupils with special educational needs and disabilities to meet demand.

The school development will be on Hanworth Road in Hounslow and will have a social emotional and mental health specialism and serve the secondary phase.

In consultation with the Education and Skills Funding Agency (EFSA), Hounslow Council has run a competition to select a provider.

The key components of the selection process are set out in the specification document.

This competition was open nationally and was also advertised on the Department for Education website here www.gov.uk

The closing date to submit your bid was Friday 24 November 2017

The competition has now closed. Applicants progressed to the next stage will be notified in the new year.

If you would like any further information or would like to discuss your application, please contact:

David Brockie
Senior Education Advisor
David.Brockie@hounslow.gov.uk 
Telephone: 020 8583 2747

Documents for Download

Special Free Schools - Application Form Part 1

Special Free Schools - Application Form Part 2

Hounslow Special Free School - Specification - July 2017

Special Free School Pre-Application Registration

Special Free Schools Application and Criteria

Special Free School Revenue Funding

Special Free School Financial Template