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Pointers for the education debate

THE debate over the rebuild of La Mare de Carteret schools has, understandably, dominated the education scene in recent months, but consideration of the wider matter of the strategy for secondary education is now upon us.

Tens of thousands spent ‘keeping La Mare safe’


EDUCATION has spent tens of thousands of pounds every year tackling vermin problems, holes in floors and ceilings and other critical work at the creaking La Mare de Carteret schools, minister Robert Sillars has said, as he hit back at claims of neglect.

St Andrew’s celebrates before closing


EMOTIONS ran high at St Andrew’s Primary School when past and present pupils and teachers celebrated the life and achievements of a ‘school at the heart of its community’.

Further delay to La Mare ‘will end up costing more’

Do we have enough pupils to warrant four state senior schools? The debate over La Mare de Carteret School’s redevelopment continues. (Picture by Adrian Miller, 8200531)

INFLICTING more delay on redeveloping the ‘sub-standard’ La Mare schools will only cost the States in the long run, it was warned by one of the deputies who voted through the existing and now-under-attack secondary school policy.