News - updates and awards

News / Blog Updates and awards

Deadline Thurs 02 August. Selective Schools Expansion Fund - 

Selective Schools Expansion Fund - 

The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) announced £50million pot of funds available to support expansion of existing selective maintained schools. Firstly you'll need to demonstrate a need for additional places in the local area, and a demand from parents for more selective places. Secondly, Schools have ambitious and considered plans for increasing access for disadvantaged pupils eligible for the pupil premium, by working with other local schools to achieve this. The funding is available to school to create additional places where they are needed, to enable an increase in it's published adminstrative numbers (PAN) . Read full story »

Details of timescales, preparatory information and more Ensure your school has new classrooms ready for September

Ensure your school has new classrooms ready for September

Is your school or nursery in desparate need of additional new classrooms ready for the September Term? Do you need to suitably house your increasing number of pupils? Are you still awaiting finalisation on your budget allocations or finances? The good news is that a completed high-quality permanent building solution is still achievable ready for this September - even if you haven't yet secured planning permission. Read full story »

Plus the Healthy Pupils Capital Fund (HPCF) for 2018/19 - here's a brief summary Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) for Expansion Projects Announced

Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) for Expansion Projects Announced

A small proportion of CIF Funding will fund expansion projects to address overcrowding or for additional places for academies and sixth-form colleges. Only those with an Ofsted rating of Excellent or Good and that can prove an urgent need to expand thier exisiting facilities and/or floor space to address overcrowding or increase the number of admissions are eligible. It's expected that applications for expansion projects will be heavily oversubscribed - so it's imperative applicants make a comprehensive application to be considered. Read full story »

Consider the long-term - when needing short term classroom spaces. Finding and funding new classroom solutions - quickly!

Finding and funding new classroom solutions - quickly!

The Education Secretary has recently shaken up the schools funding formula. However schools remain hard-pressed in making budgets stretch to deliver quality education and facilities for our children. So cost is always one of the key issues. When researching new captial build projects - a modular and sustainable classroom certainly needs considering. It's a quick to build affordable solution - that's cheaper to build than a traditional brick building solution, whilst being of better quality and offering greater flexibility to traditional mobile solutions. Read full story »

A Headteacher's Report

The biggest challenge for this project facing eco-classrooms was to delvier and build the modular classroom we required over the six- week window of the summer holidays - it's a logistical nightmare for all schools. Eco-classrooms from Day 1 managed to stick to schedule throughout the project, and delivered the entire programme exactly on time. Read full story »

Demonstrating Excellence in Health and Safety and Quality Assurance Acclaim Accreditation Secured

Acclaim Accreditation Secured

This Acclaim Accreditation proves our excellent standards in Health and Safety Standards and Quality Assurance. It demonstates our commitment to ensuring stringent procedures are in place, to minimise incidents on-site. We're committed to exceeding our clients expectations and strive for excellence in delivering a high quality finish. Read full story »

News / Blog Archive

Selective Schools Expansion Fund - 
Deadline Thurs 02 August. Read more »

Ensure your school has new classrooms ready for September
Details of timescales, preparatory information and more Read more »

Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) for Expansion Projects Announced
Plus the Healthy Pupils Capital Fund (HPCF) for 2018/19 - here's a brief summary Read more »

Finding and funding new classroom solutions - quickly!
Consider the long-term - when needing short term classroom spaces. Read more »

A Headteacher's Report
"We were looking for something extremely special - the team at eco-classrooms delivered exactly what we needed" Read more »

Acclaim Accreditation Secured
Demonstrating Excellence in Health and Safety and Quality Assurance Read more »

Classroom block in West London
An accelerated 18 week programme to speedily install 5 new classroom spaces and demolish 4 existing classrooms. Read more »

Updates on recent projects in 2016
A busy year comes to a close for eco-classrooms Read more »

A busy Summer Ahead - Creating a range of exciting new eco-buildings ready for the September Term
It's amazing what can be done over just 12 weeks! Read more »

Quickly build extra GP practise space - funding available to meet patient needs
NHS Rent Reimbursement Scheme can offset costs using our flexible Financing Scheme option Read more »

Constructionline registration confirmed
Confirmation of excellence in value, health and safety standards, client satisfaction and quality credentials Read more »

Recognition for Building Sustainably: Construction Excellence London Awards and Green Apple Award Success 2015
Our sustainable spaces prove a practical alternative to traditional brick buildings and temporary classrooms Read more »

What's included in our all-inclusive price
A list of our high-quality fittings, specifications and design Read more »

Financing help is here to meet your rising pupil intake numbers
Giving you the option to quickly acquire a beautiful practical building space that will last for a generation, for a similar cost to a standard temporary mobile classroom Read more »

London eco-classroom built over summer break
Increased classroom space a blessing for Hackney school Read more »

eco-classrooms prove we're still one to watch
Extracts from the EDP Business Section, 1/10/14 Read more »

Beating the baby boom
Building a viable solution to the meet primary school places squeeze Read more »

Hello London
eco-classrooms presents our first classroom in the capital Read more »

eco-classrooms wins EDP Business Award
Top spot earned in Future50 One to Watch Category Read more »

eco-healthrooms launched
EDP Business Section feature for eco-classrooms spin-off Read more »

Value Award for eco-classrooms
Value for money and cost effective, we've won an award to prove it Read more »

More success for eco-classrooms
Norfolk Association of Architects present Craftsmanship Award Read more »

eco-classrooms shortlisted for BusinessGreen Leaders Awards
Small Business category nomination Read more »

Successful week for eco-classrooms
More than £1m of business secured in seven days Read more »

Award Winning Successes in 2012
Leading in innovation and sustainability and a Project of the Year winner Read more »

Summer is here and eco-classrooms rolls into action
Three classrooms to come in just six weeks Read more »

eco-classrooms website goes live
New site gives company improved online presence Read more »