Tuesday, 4 August 2020
Have your say on proposed plans for a new school in Houghton Regis
We're seeking your views on the initial designs for a new 1,120-place secondary school, to be built on the Kingsland Campus in Houghton Regis by September 2022.
Thursday, 6 August 2020
We've approved age range changes for schools in the Shefford and Stotfold area
We've approved a change of age range for our ten maintained schools in Shefford, Stotfold and the surrounding area, enabling them to move to a primary / secondary model.
Friday, 25 September 2020
Planning consultation begins for new secondary school in Houghton Regis
We've just launched a planning consultation for feedback on a new 1,120-place Houghton Regis secondary school.
Thursday, 1 October 2020
School trust approved for new Houghton Regis secondary
The Regional Schools Commissioner has approved Advantage Schools as the trust that will run the new secondary school to be built on the Kingsland campus in Houghton Regis.
Sunday, 25 October 2020
Support for Vulnerable Children and Families this Half Term
The Central Bedfordshire Council food voucher scheme will continue to be available to families in need over this half term holiday period.
Thursday, 10 June 2021
Council agrees to consult on changes to schools in Biggleswade and the surrounding
We have approved the launch of a public consultation on proposals for schools in Biggleswade and the surrounding area.
Wednesday, 4 August 2021
Houghton Regis children’s home rated Good with Outstanding Features by Ofsted
Managers and staff at Kingfishers Children’s Home in Houghton Regis have been praised for their work in the home’s latest Ofsted report.
Friday, 17 September 2021
Have your say to unlock the future potential of Sandye Place Academy
Residents are being invited to have their say on the future of Sandye Place Academy during a six-week consultation, launched today (17 September 2021).
Wednesday, 21 September 2022
Families invited to take part in Cycle to School Week
We are encouraging families to jump on their bikes and cycle to school during Cycle to School Week.
Thursday, 24 November 2022
Partners win award for ensuring safe, sustainable journeys to school
Central Bedfordshire Council, Bedford Borough Council, Luton Council and the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC) were delighted to win the ‘Partnership of the year’ award.
Wednesday, 8 March 2023
Work begins on Sandy school transformation
Work has begun on a transformation project which will provide additional places at Sandy Secondary School and more facilities for pupils, as part of our New School Places Programme.
Friday, 10 March 2023
School expands with new teaching block named in honour of former governor
Derwent Primary pupils are now learning in a brand-new teaching block named in honour of one of the school’s late governors.