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Taking delay to a whole new level

DESPITE the air of inevitability about today’s announcement that the La Mare de Carteret schools building project is delayed the news is, sadly, no less frustrating.

More delays to La Mare project

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A FAILURE to agree over the size of the La Mare de Carteret rebuild will mean the new schools will now not open until, at least, September 2018.

Parents of 120 children are asked to swap chosen school


PARENTS of 120 children that are due to attend Castel Primary and Notre Dame du Rosaire Catholic Primary are being asked whether they would agree to let their child go elsewhere, as Education looks to confirm places for the new school year in September.

La Mare decision due next month

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STATES members will decide the fate of the La Mare de Carteret rebuild project next month, the Education minister has announced.

Pupils need a new school, not a palace

I CAME across the following statement from a Lance Taylor, chief executive of Rider Levett Bucknell, a worldwide property and construction consultancy group commenting on the cost of schools in the UK, and I quote:

Doubt ruins a good day for La Mare

TODAY should be a day of celebration for teachers, pupils and parents at La Mare primary and high schools. After more than a decade of procrastination, the decrepit and unfit-for-purpose schools are finally going to be rebuilt.

La Mare ‘let down by delays’


EVERY student, parent and teacher at La Mare de Carteret has been ‘let down’ by the decision to independently review its £60m. rebuild and the inevitable delay it will cause, minister Robert Sillars warned yesterday.

La Mare rebuild vote will be close

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THE fate of the £60m. La Mare de Carteret rebuild hangs in the balance today with deputies still to decide whether to back Education’s proposals.