The Cabinet Member is asked to consider and endorse the recommendations to:
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Affects more than two Electoral Divisions;
Decision status: For Determination
Division affected: Maidstone Central; Maidstone North East; Maidstone South; Malling North;
Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/11/2018
Decision due: Not before 14th Dec 2018 by Cabinet Member for Children, Young People and Education
Reason: In order that the proposed decision can be published for a minimum of 28 days, in accordance with statutory requirements
Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children, Young People and Education
Lead director: Keith Abbott
Department: Education & Young People's Services
Contact: Jared Nehra, Area Education Officer - West Kent Tel: 03000 412209 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
15 January 2018 - the Commissioning Plan for Education Provision 2018-22 was endorsed by the Cabinet Committee.
In accordance with the Department for Education’s Statutory Guidance (April 2016): Making ‘prescribed alterations’ to maintained schools, there was a need to undertake a formal statutory consultation process.
An education consultation has been completed prior to the cabinet committee. Further information is available on the School Consultation webpage:
The results of the consultation will be reported to the Children’s, Young People and Education Cabinet Committee at the meeting on 29th November 2018.
Financial implications: There are no additional capital resource implications anticipated from these proposals.
Legal implications: Any legal implications will be identified in the report to the Leader before he takes his decision to agree the capital expenditure required to provide the school with additional accommodation.
Equalities implications: An Equality Impact Assessment has been produced and is accessible online via the following link: www.kent.gov.uk/schoolconsultations