Schools consultations

Medina House School Consultation

Consultation on the proposed change at Medina House School, Newport, Isle of Wight.

Start of consultation: 7 April 2023

End of consultation: 19 May 2023

The Isle of Wight Council is committed to a programme of improving inclusive provision across the school system. We aim to meet the needs of all children and young people effectively within their local schools on the Island.

The council would like to hear your views on plans to expand the capacity of Medina House School, Newport, Isle of Wight.

The proposal is to increase the Agreed Place Number (APN) from 83 to 104 for 1 September 2023.

The reason for this proposal is to provide much needed places for local children with Special Educational Needs on the Island.

Further details are provided and can be viewed in the Medina House Public Notice

Please tell us your views

Any individual, group or organisation wishing to express their views needs to provide them within six weeks from the date of publication of these proposals.

Please email your views to:


Post a written letter to Jade Kennett, Strategic Development, County Hall, Newport, IOW, PO30 1UD

Drop-in session

A Drop-in session has been arranged for the general public, parents/ carers and Medina House staff to find out more about the proposal and ask any questions.

The Drop-in session is:

  • Date: 27 April 2023 
  • Time: between 1pm and 2.30pm 
  • Location: at Help Hut, Medina House School, Green Street, Newport, IOW