North Yorkshire Standing Advisory Council on Religious Education (SACRE) - Tuesday, 9th April, 2024 4.00 pm

Venue: County Hall, Northallerton

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Welcome and Announcements


Apologies for Absence


Minutes of the Meeting held on 19 September 2023 pdf icon PDF 376 KB

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Minutes of the meeting held on 12 December 2023 pdf icon PDF 352 KB


Declarations of Interest

All Members are invited to declare at this point any interests they have in items appearing on this agenda, including the nature of those interests.


Public Participation

Members of the public may ask questions or make statements at this meeting if they have given notice to Edward Maxwell of Democratic and Scrutiny Services and supplied the text (contact details below) by midday on Thursday 4 April 2024, three working days before the day of the meeting.  Each speaker should limit themselves to 3 minutes on any item.  Members of the public who have given notice will be invited to speak:-

·            at this point in the meeting if their questions/statements relate to matters which are not otherwise on the Agenda (subject to an overall time limit of 30 minutes);

·            when the relevant Agenda item is being considered if they wish to speak on a matter which is on the Agenda for this meeting.

If you are exercising your right to speak at this meeting, but do not wish to be recorded, please inform the Chair who will instruct anyone who may be taking a recording to cease while you speak.



Member presentation - Nasr Moussa Emam


Agreed Syllabus - Principal Adviser, Monitoring and Professional Religious Education Adviser pdf icon PDF 328 KB

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School Websites Audit - Principal Adviser, Monitoring and Professional Religious Education Adviser pdf icon PDF 1 MB


Update by the Professional Religious Education Adviser pdf icon PDF 562 KB

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Update by the Local Authority - Principal Adviser, Monitoring pdf icon PDF 290 KB


SACRE Self-Assessment Toolkit - Clerk pdf icon PDF 131 KB


Rolling Work Programme - Clerk pdf icon PDF 325 KB


Any Other Items

Any other items which the Chair agrees should be considered as a matter of urgency because of special circumstances


Date of Next Meeting

The next scheduled SACRE is on Tuesday 18 June 2024.  It is suggested that this meeting be cancelled as it is just a few days after the launch of the Agreed Syllabus and officers have confirmed that there is no business scheduled for June that cannot await the September meeting.


If Members are agreeable to this cancellation, the next meeting will be on Tuesday 10 September 2024 at 4.00 p.m.


Dates of meetings for the 2024/2025 School Year

These are scheduled as follows:


-       Tuesday 10 September 2024 at 4.00 p.m.

-       Tuesday 10 December 2024 at 4.00 p.m.

-       Tuesday 1 April 2025 at 4.00 p.m. (8 April is the date that was originally scheduled, but this is in the Easter half term)

-       Tuesday 17 June 2025 at 4.00 p.m.

Contact Details:

For enquiries relating to this agenda please contact Patrick Duffy, Principal Democratic Services Scrutiny Officer. Tel:  01609 534546 Or email