Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Division affected: Tunbridge Wells West;
Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/01/2019
Decision due: Not before 19th Feb 2019 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 03000 412209 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
15 January 2018 - the Commissioning Plan for Education Provision 2018-22 was endorsed by the Cabinet Committee.
Other consultation planned or undertaken:
In accordance with the Department for Education’s Statutory Guidance (October 2018): Making ‘prescribed alterations’ to maintained schools, there is a need to undertake a formal statutory consultation process as the proposed changes exceed 25% of the school’s total capacity.
An Education consultation will be completed prior to the Cabinet Committee. Further information is available on the School Consultation webpage:
The results of the consultation were outlined to the Children’s, Young People and Education Cabinet Committee at the meeting on 11 January 2019.
Financial implications: There are no capital financial implications as this scheme is not being funded by KCC from the Basic Need budget.
Legal implications: Any legal implications were identified in the report to the Cabinet Member for Children, Young People and Education on 11 January 2019.
Equalities implications: An Equality Impact Assessment will be produced and will be accessible on line via the following link: www.kent.gov.uk/schoolconsultations.