Issue details

Proposal to permanently extend the age range of St James’ & Ebrington C of E Primary School and Longborough C of E Primary School from 4-11 to 2-11

Pursuant to an Authorisation from the Cabinet Member for Education, Skills and Bus Transport set out in Appendix 1


To permanently extend the age range for:

• St James’ & Ebrington C of E Primary School; and
• Longborough C of E Primary School

from 4-11 to 2-11 with effect from the 1st September 2022 subject to the Schools converting to Academy status on the Conversion Date being the date on which the schools open as Academies further to and as provided for in the academy arrangements made pursuant to the Academies Act 2010 and in accordance with the Department for Education’s Academy Order for the School.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/07/2022

Decision due: 4 Jul 2022 by Director of Education

Lead director: Kirsten Harrison

Decisions

Documents

Background papers

  • Cabinet Member for Economy, Education and Skills decision dated 11th May available https://glostext.gloucestershire.gov.uk/documents/s81462/St%20James%20Ebrington%20and%20Longborough%20LCM%20decision%20v4%20signed.pdf  
  • The overall functions of the Cabinet Member for Economy, Education and Skills were subsumed into the Cabinet Member for Education, Skills and Bus Transport through an amendment to the Constitution on 20th May 2022.  
  • The Academy Orders for the Schools and confirmation of the date on which the schools convert to academy status.  
  • Statutory Notices published to extend the age range of the schools.