We are open and, in accordance with government guidelines, we are working to gradually increase the number of students who can return to school safely over the summer term.

As always, we are here to support you, if you have any queries please contact us. Best wishes, Rob Watkins, Principal

Building and Planning

The Futures Academy Free School would be a 5-19, co-educational special school with 246 places for children and young people who have additional and complex learning needs in the Sutton, South London and South East region. This school would replace the current school, Carew Academy. 

Planning Consultation

A site at Sheen Way has been allocated in the Sutton Local Plan (2018) for a Special Education Needs School for children with autistic spectrum disorder and/or moderate learning difficulties, i.e. The Futures Academy.

A planning application, on behalf of the Department for Education, was submitted to the London Borough of Sutton in Summer 2019. Further details about the proposed building will be available on the planning portal of Sutton Council’s website.

A drop in exhibition at The Cricket Centre, Plough Lane, took place on 25 April 2019 between 4.00pm and 8.00pm. Please see below images and information presented at the event.

Planning Consultation leaflet

Introduction (design development, proposed site zoning, existing and proposed school site locations and aerial view of proposed site)

Site Plan and Landscape Proposals

Plan of Proposed Building

Images of Proposed Building

3D Views and Materials Pallete

Construction Phase

School Operational Phase

 

Carew is an amazing school for our son, he now shines academically and his social skills are outstanding since being part of Carew.  Most of all they understand his needs and support him daily.

Parent 2019

 

Latest News

Unsung Heroes!

We are delighted to have been nominated by a member of our local community as one of Wallington and Carshalton’s Unsung Heroes. Our local MP, Elliot Colburn, has been running an Unsung Hero campaign during the current COVID-19 climate to …

Read more

Carew Chronicle Issue 5

Welcome to a very special 5th edition of our school magazine, the Carew Chronicle! This magazine is usually created and produced by our Sixth Form students however this time the staff have taken the challenge on. Inside this issue you …

Read more

Thank you for making our day!

Thank you for the lovely messages received on Thank a Teacher Day, you really made us smile and feel proud and valued. We are lucky to have such amazing students and we can’t wait to see you all back at …

Read more

What are the animals up to?

Whilst we are not in school like we normally would be, we thought it would be nice to show you what our school animals have been up to! They are being well looked after by Miss Cooper and have had …

Read more