Issue details

Skelton Newby Hall CE VC Primary School – School Closure Proposal

Decision to publish statutory proposals and notices for the closure of Skelton Newby Hall CE VC Primary School with effect from 31 August 2023.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affect on communities;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 06/01/2023

Decision due: 21 Mar 2023 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Education, Learning & Skills

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

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

Consultation process

Consultation ran from 6 January 2023 to 24 February 2023. Consultation document issued to consultees and available on NYCC website.
Statutory proposals will be published on NYCC website. Statutory notice will be published in local newspaper and placed on the school gate. Statutory proposals representation period from 30 March to 27 April 2023.

How representations may be made: In writing to the Corporate Director- Children and Young People’s Service, County Hall, Northallerton, DL7 8AE, or by email to by 27 April 2023.


Parents, Staff, Governors, Local Elected Members, District and Parish Councils, Diocese, MP and other local stakeholders.

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