Les Beaucamps High School build on schedule
The rebuilding of Les Beaucamps High School is on schedule after early issues with the work, Guernsey's Education Department has said.
Concerns were raised after the collapse of a concrete slab in June, but the department said contractors RG Falla had made up for the delay.
The new school building is due to open in September 2012.
The £37m project, which involves the demolition of the old building, is due to be completed by the end of 2013.
Derek Neale, Director of Education, said: "There were some initial fears that that the failure of a concrete slab back in June would lead to delays and increased costs.
"I can confirm that all the original slabs have now been removed from site and new slabs from a different supplier are currently being installed.
"Although this has put two of the four blocks behind programme, the other blocks are progressing well and RG Falla are now working to a revised programme which will make up [for] the delays."
Once the school buildings are completed and staff and pupils have moved in, the old school buildings will be demolished to make way for a sports block including a four lane swimming pool, sports hall and gym.
This second phase of construction will also include the external areas, parking and some additional landscaping.