Community Consultation – Latest Questionnaire

In recent days, Chapel St have created a special questionnaire to gain feedback from the local community about Atherton Community School. The local project team gave the questionnaire out at the Atherton Christmas Market last weekend and it is now also available online. The questionnaire forms part of Chapel St’s ongoing consultations with the community. ‘We know that there is … Read More

Open Evenings Planned

Following the Department for Education’s recent announcement of plans for a new Free School in Atherton, Chapel St and the founding governors of Atherton Community School are planning a series of Open Evenings for the local community in the weeks ahead.  Parents, carers and community members are being invited along to hear more about the plans and preparations for the … Read More

New School Announced

The trustees of Chapel St and founding board of governors are delighted to announce that the Secretary of State for Education, the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, has agreed that the application to open Atherton Community School in September 2012 should move to the next stage. Over the last year, hundreds of local residents and community leaders have worked and … Read More