Proposal for the expansion of Moorlands Junior School Statutory Notice

Proposal to Increase to 3 Form Entry

Notice is given that Trafford Council intends to make a prescribed alteration to Moorlands Junior School (a community school) from 1 September 2023.

The current published admission number for Moorlands Junior School is 60. This allows for a maximum number of pupils on roll of 240. The proposal increases the published admission number to 90.

The anticipated number of pupils on roll at Moorlands Junior School from September 2022 is 286. This will include the provision of 30 additional places. This emergency provision is made to meet the needs of families moving into the area. It is expected that the School will reach the maximum of 360 pupils by September 2023.

A planning application has been submitted, 107787/FUL/22. The proposal requires the erection of a single storey extension which includes 4 classrooms, studio and specialist teaching space along with the ancillary spaces required. Application will include extension of hard play area.

This Notice is an extract from the full proposal. Copies of the full proposal can be obtained by emailing or can be found online using this reference 107787/FUL/22.

Within four weeks from the date of publication of these proposals, 9 June 2022, any person may object to or make comments on the proposal by emailing or post to:

School Admissions Service Manager, Waterside House, Waterside, Sale M33 7ZF


Jill McGregor, Corporate Director Children's Services

Publication Date 9 June 2022