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(UK) Clevedon: Special school expanding to accommodate 85 students

Apr 13, 2021, North Somerset Times: Special school expansion progress https://www.northsomersettimes.co.uk/news/education/special-school-expansion-progress-7891494

SW England The expansion of a special school onto a popular green space in Clevedon has taken a major step forward. … The new site – which proved deeply controversial with neighbouring residents – will be able to accommodate up to 85 pupils and is hoped to open in the 2022/23 school year. Cllr Catherine Gibbons, the council’s executive member for children’s services, said: “This is a major step forward in our plans to build an extension to Baytree School. … There were more than 600 letters of support, with the council urged to show its commitment to children and young people with complex needs. …