Cowes Enterprise College

The £32m project to build a replacement school in Cowes was hit by major problems and completion delayed by over a year.

Below are some articles relating to the College which was taken over by Ormiston Academies Trust in 2014.

Cowes Enterprise College: Principal Jonathan Russell resigns (Updated)

Ahead of the official release of the Ofsted inspection report, Principal Jonathan Russell resigns from his position.

Friday, 21st December, 2012 11:51am

By Sally Perry with 34 readers' comments

Alan Wells refuses to answer legitimate questions over Cowes school safety

On The Wight receive an astonishing response from Alan Wells, chair of Governors at Cowes Enterprise College to our questions over pupil safety.

Thursday, 20th December, 2012 2:17pm

By Sally Perry with 56 readers' comments

Cowes Enterprise College opening delayed yet again

Cowes Enterprise College

Parents do not receive the usual text or email, they discover the change to moving in date by looking at the College's website

Saturday, 15th December, 2012 4:52pm

By Simon Perry with 20 readers' comments

Leaked Cowes High photos reveal poor condition of current school buildings

Series of photos shows damage to school infrastructure.

Wednesday, 28th November, 2012 4:05pm

By Simon Perry with 17 readers' comments

Council officers suspended over Cowes Enterprise College delays

The deputy director for schools has been suspended along with another officer over the delays to Cowes Enterprise College

Wednesday, 21st November, 2012 11:03am

By Sally Perry with 28 readers' comments

Cowes Enterprise College now delayed until Spring 2013

A date for occupation of the new Cowes Enterprise College has been announced to pupils and teachers.

Friday, 16th November, 2012 9:38am

By Simon Perry with 3 readers' comments

What Cowes Enterprise College students think of third delay in opening

Cowes Enterprise College

The impact of the delays on students studying at Cowes is sobering reading.

Thursday, 8th November, 2012 8:14pm

By Simon Perry with 11 readers' comments

Cowes Enterprise College: ‘Wet conditions’ caused delays

Nothing new in release from school in relation to the delay in completion of new buildings

Tuesday, 30th October, 2012 1:19pm

By Cowes Enterprise College with 6 readers' comments

Scrutiny panel will hear from all Island secondary schools

Details on attainment, attendance, exclusions and staff absence will be presented to the Children and Young People Scrutiny Panel at next Wednesday's meeting.

Tuesday, 30th October, 2012 12:59pm

By Sally Perry

Cowes Enterprise College: Move to new building postponed, again

Yet another delay for pupils and teachers hoping to move into new buildings after half term. No proposed date has been given.

Tuesday, 30th October, 2012 8:17am

By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments

New Cowes Enterprise College building not opening when hoped

New Cowes Enterprise College building not opening when hoped

There will be a seven week delay before pupils can move into Cowes Enterprise College's new building.

Wednesday, 15th August, 2012 12:59pm

By IW Council Press Office with 2 readers' comments

Discretionary Travel From Floating Bridge To Cowes College To Be Scrapped

Discretionary Travel From Floating Bridge To Cowes College To Be Scrapped

No more discretionary travel from the floating bridge to Cowes Enterprise College from Sept 2012 as council plan to scrap it.

Wednesday, 7th December, 2011 1:51pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments