Report by the Director of Children’s Services
52.1 The Lead Member considered a report by the Director of Children’s Services seeking approval to publish the School Organisation Plan for 2021-2025.
52.2 RESOLVED – to approve the publication of the School Organisation Plan for 2021-25.
52.3 The local authority has a statutory duty to ensure there are sufficient school places to meet present demand across the county. The School Organisation Plan for the period 2021-25 sets out the projected demand for places in the future and where the local authority thinks it will need to commission additional places or reorganise existing provision to maintain a sustainable network of schools with the right number of places in the right locations to serve local need.