Decision details

Targeted Mainstream Provisions – Change of designation

Decision Maker: Executive Member for Education, Learning & Skills

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To Seek approval to consult on the change of designation to establish targeted mainstream provisions (TMPs) at Norton Community Primary, Malton and Dishforth Airfield Primary, Thirsk.


To consult publicly on school organisation proposals to add provision for Special Educational Needs by providing Special Resourced provision in the form of Targeted Provision at Norton Community Primary School and Dishforth Airfield Primary School.

Reasons for the decision:

In 2020 the Local Authority launched the first phase of Targeted Mainstream Provisions that were approved as part of the Strategic Plan for SEND Provision 2018-2023. The next phase of Targeted Mainstream Provisions was approved as part of the Strategic Plan for SEND 2023-2027. The focus for each being either Communication and Interaction (C&I) or Social and Emotional Mental Health (SEMH). This report seeks approval to consult publicly on establishing a new C&I Targeted Mainstream provision Norton Community Primary, Ryedale and SEMH provision at Dishforth Airfield Primary, Harrogate/Knaresborough/Ripon.

Publication date: 18/06/2024

Date of decision: 18/06/2024

Effective from: 27/06/2024

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