Decision Maker: Lead Member for Education and Inclusion, Special Educational Needs and Disability
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To seek Lead Member approval to lower the age
range at Stonegate Church of England Primary School to enable the
governing body to provide early years provision on the school site
following formal public consultation.
32.1 The Lead Member considered a report by the Director of Children’s Services along with written representations from the local member Councillor John Barnes regarding the lowering of the age range at Stonegate Church of England Primary School.
32.2 RESOLVED – the Lead Member approved a change of age range at Stonegate Church of England Primary School from 4 to 11 to 2 to 11 with effect from 1 September 2020.
32.3 The local authority believes that the proposal to lower the age range at Stonegate Church of England Primary School would help build on work already done by the school, ensuring a fully integrated Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) to help secure good outcomes for all children. The proposal is in line with the local authority’s strategy for integration of nursery and school provision.
Report author: Jane Spice
Publication date: 31/03/2021
Date of decision: 22/01/2020
Effective from: 30/01/2020