Issue details

Response to the Schools White Paper

In March 2022 the Government published a School’s White Paper that makes proposals for a stronger and fairer schools system. The paper signals the intent that by 2030, all schools will be in a strong multi academy trust or have plans to join or form one. The Executive are requested to agree the County Council's response to the Schools White Paper proposals for a stronger and fairer school system

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affect on communities;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/06/2022

Decision due: 19 Jul 2022 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Education and Skills, including early years, schools, apprenticeships, FE colleges & UTC`s, and engagement with the skills agenda of the LEP

Lead director: Corporate Director of Children and Young People's Services

Contact: Andrew Dixon, Strategic Planning Manager, Education & Skills Email: Email:

Consultation process

The process for future consultation will be determined following the Executive decision.


It is expected there will be a future consultation with a wide range of stakeholders across the North Yorkshire education system.

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