Pelham Primary School

School Expansion

Expansion Timeline

April 2014

Demolition and preparation work begins. The kitchen and the old "Kingfisher" classroom are taken down.

October 2014

All of the foundation and ground work is completed. Now the building upwards begins!

December 2014

Members of the school council visit the site to check on the progress of the building. They reported back to the school, in an assembly, that all is going well.

March 2015

An update on the progression of the expansion project and building work is held for parents and other stakeholders.

The presentation is available to view by clicking here

 The presentation includes:

 August 2015

The scaffolding is down... The windows are in... The final touches are being made to the classrooms and other spaces in the new building... And the play area is looking fantastic! We can't wait to get them set up and welcome the children back on September 7th.

 September 2015

The school is almost ready. Classrooms are set, corridors are clear and the front reception area is ready to welcome the children back.

November 2015 - Official Opening

During the week of 9th - 13th November, we celebrated the official opening of the new school building with a week of special events, including an open evening for past pupils and staff, as well as friends of Pelham, and a visit from the Mayor of Merton for our special assembly held on Friday 13th November.

You can read a report on the official opening, on the Merton Council website, by clicking here.

 Click on the images below to see the final floor plans for the school.


Ground Floor

First Floor

Second Floor