During this year, the Education Committee approved a scheme for the concentration of advanced work at Nottingham and District Technical College, with People’s College dealing with the work up to Ordinary National Certificate standard. By 1960-61 the transfer of these courses was virtually completed.

People’s College Secondary (Technical) School admitted its final intake at 13+ during the year. From September 1958 pupils will only be admitted at the age of eleven. -

To return to the new People’s College of Further Education, the workshop block was completed in September 1958 and the main block, assembly hail and gymnasium in September 1959, ready for occupation during the following session.