Proposal to expand St Andrew’s Catholic School

Closed 26 Apr 2021

Opened 1 Mar 2021

Feedback updated 5 May 2021

We asked

Do you agree with the proposal to expand St Andrew’s Catholic School?

You said

A total of 1166 responses were received and analysed.  Of the 1166 responses, 98% agreed with the proposal, 1% disagreed with the proposal and 1% did not know or offer a position.

We did

We plan to publish statutory notices on Friday 14th May 2021. After the four-week statutory notice period we will approach the Lead Cabinet Member for approval of the proposal.


Surrey County Council, together with St Andrew’s Catholic School and The Catholic Diocese of Arundel and Brightonare proposing to expand St Andrew’s Catholic School by 1FE, from September 2022.

The proposal will also include a retrospective consultation on the 2FE expansion undertaken by the school previously which was not accompanied by any formal consultation process.

The proposal would expand St Andrew’s Catholic School from seven forms of entry (7FE) to eight forms of entry (8FE) at National Curriculum Year 7 and provide a total of 1200 places overall from National Curriculum Years 7-11.

Some works would be undertaken on the St Andrew’s Catholic School site to increase the capacity to accommodate the additional pupils.

Surrey County Council and St Andrew’s Catholic School would like to seek your views on this proposal.  The consultation will open on Monday 1st March 2021.

An online public meeting is planned on 18th March 2021. As a public meeting, anyone who wishes to may attend, please email: to register your interest and you will be sent a link to the online event.


Why your views matter

We are now undertaking a consultation on this proposed expansion of St Andrew’s Catholic School. The Related Documents below contain the detailed proposal and published statutory notices.

Please let us know what you think about the proposals

- either by completing the Online Survey

- or by using the response form in the Related Documents below.

The deadline for returning/submitting consultation responses is Monday 26th April 2021.


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