Building work for the new primary and secondary schools in Holywell, which will be co-located on the site of the existing High School, began in January 2015.Planning permission was granted in 2014 and Galliford Try are the contractors selected to build the flagship £30 million development on land at the top of the existing school field.One new primary school will replace Ysgol Perth y Terfyn Infants and Ysgol y Fron Junior School and will cater for learners up to the age of 11. This will be on the same site as the new facility for Holywell High School, which will be built to provide for the education of 11 to 16 year olds.The new three storey secondary school has 600 places and the single storey primary school has 315 places. Primary children and secondary age students will be educated in the latest state of the art accommodation with all modern IT facilities to assist with learning.The new schools opened in September 2016.
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Flintshire County Council news release 16 May 2014: New schools plans are given the go ahead