The Rookeries Carleton J and I School

The Trustees of Pontefract Academies Trust are proposing to expand The Rookeries Carleton J and I School in partnership with Wakefield Council.


​5 June - 3 July 2017​Consultation period
​19 September​Cabinet decision
​June/July 2018​Business case approval received from the ESFA

The feedback received during the consultation period, which ended 3 July 2017, was considered by the Academy Trust and the Local Authority and both agreed to progress the expansion of The Rookeries Carleton J and I School. 

Following consideration of the Business Case submitted by the Trust to The Education and Skills Funding Agency/Department of Education approval of the implementation of the school expansion was received.

If you require any further information please contact either The Rookeries Carleton J and I School on 01977 600368 or the Pontefract Academies Trust on 01977 707337.

Information can also be found on the Pontefract Academies Trust website,

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