Decision Maker: Executive Member for Education and Skills, including early years, schools, apprenticeships, FE colleges & UTC`s, and engagement with the skills agenda of the LEP
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Following the publication of statutory
notices, to seek approval to lower the school age range of
Barrowcliff Community Primary School from 1 January 2022.
NOTE: If there are no objections to the statutory notices, the Executive Member for Education and Skills will take this decision at his meeting with the Corporate Director – CYPS on 23 November 2021.
That having undertaken the required
preliminary checks, the Executive Member resolved that the four key
issues listed in section 8.2 of the report have been satisfied and
there can be a determination of the proposals as follows:
That the following proposal be determined: To lower the age range of Barrowcliff Community Primary School to age 2-11 with effect from 1st January 2022
The Governing Body of Barrowcliff CP School
has asked the Local Authority to propose lowering of the age range
of their school from 3-11 to 2-11 in order to offer nursery
education for two year old children.
The Governing Body of Barrowcliff CP School consulted with parents and the local community on their proposal from 14 May to 18 June 2021.
The Executive met on 21 September 2021 and considered the outcome of the governors’ consultation. They agreed to publish statutory proposals on 1 October giving 4 weeks until 29 October for representations to be made. There have been no objections or responses to the statutory notice.
In considering proposals, the Executive (or
the Executive Member for Schools, if there are no objections
received during the representation period), as Decision Makers can
• reject the proposals;
• approve the proposals with a modification;
• approve the proposals subject to them meeting a specific condition.
Publication date: 23/11/2021
Date of decision: 23/11/2021
Effective from: 02/12/2021