The official opening took place on Thursday 21st April 2016

Students working in the new drama studio - January 2016

After just a few months of construction our new Drama block is finally ready for use. The space is an amazing addition to our academy’s facilities: creating new classrooms, extra space and most importantly a fabulous state of the art drama studio (94m2 and 81m2), complete with top of the range integrated LED lighting and audio equipment.  

The Project

The project seeks to infill a section of the present PFI building to maximise the teaching capacity to meet an increase in the demand for places.

Highlights of the new building:

  • Two drama studios (94m2 and 81m2) with sprung wooden floors integrated sound and LED lighting.
  • One classroom (55m2)
  • One small classroom (35m2)
  • New CEA office (25m2)
  • Storage rooms (21m2)
  • All works to comply with current Building Bulletin requirements. 

Contractual arrangements

Funding obtained by Tuxford Academy.

Client is Nottinghamshire County Council who are instructing Cofely Project Plus to carry out the work, subject to approval from Transform (concession company), the lenders (via the Technical Advisor) and the DfE (via NCC and the CNC).

Click here to view the plans.

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