Unit 2, Gammon Barn, Ham, Wellington (nr Taunton), Somerset, TA21 9JB, UK | Click here to email us
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With imagination and an eye for detail in school construction, ABACUS CONSTRUCTION will deliver on quality and price. We are independently exor accredited in school construction and hold the exor gold award for our high standards of quality and service.
School repairs, school classroom refurbishments, new school classrooms builder, general school / college builder, school roof repairs, school grounds landscaping, school and nursery play areas, thermoplastic playground markings, sand pits, school fencing, security fencing, school bicycle sheds builder, covered walkways, new parking areas for school teachers and visitors, resurfacing of school playgrounds, and many more.
Abacus Construction offer a wide range of school building and school construction services for nurseries, primary schools, secondary schools and colleges.
Based in Wellington, Somerset, and established in 1986, we have successfully completed several school construction, and school classroom refurbishment projects and can offer quality and reliability at a competitive price.
So if you are looking for a school builder for your school or college, from minor school repairs, new fencing, and new play areas to full school building and construction, you've found the right company!
Here are some recent news stories around the web regarding school funding:-
The education secretary, Damian Hinds, has admitted too many teachers in England are being overwhelmed by excessive workloads and has pledged to do more to relieve the causes of stress that have been pushing qualified staff out of the classroom.
The move came as Hinds argued that schools were on a par with the NHS as a “special case” for extra government spending, as behind the scenes negotiations over funding continued to delay any announcement on a pay rise for teachers.[ Read more... ]
Suspensions are at their highest level for 10 years - and there are concerns over assaults on teachers
More than 1,500 children were suspended or excluded from Plymouth schools last year, worrying new figures show.
Suspensions of secondary school children in Plymouth are at their highest level in 10 years.[ Read more... ]
School spending per pupil in England has fallen by 8% in real terms since 2009-10, more than the drop seen in Wales, according to an Institute for Fiscal Studies analysis.
In Wales spending per pupil fell by 5%, the report, published yesterday, said.
The IFS said the higher cuts in England were driven by bigger drops in local authorities and school sixth form spending alongside faster growth in pupil numbers.
The 8% cut, calculated by the IFS, includes additional effects of much larger cuts to school sixth form spending per pupil (25%) and local authority spending (55%).
In Wales, the cut in total school spending has also been driven by cuts to sixth form spending (22%) and local authority spending (38%).[ Read more... ]