Issue details

Proposal to extend the age range of Hopebrook C of E Primary School from 4-11 years to 3-11 years from 1st September 2024

To delegate authority to the Director of Education, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Education, Skills and Bus Transport;

1. To publish a statutory notice on a proposal to permanently extend the age range of Hopebrook C of E Primary School from 4-11 to 3-11 years with effect from 1st September 2024

2. If no materially significant representations are received to the statutory consultation set out in Recommendation 1, to determine the proposal to permanently extend the age range for the school from 4-11 to 3-11 with effect from 1st September 2024 subject to the Department for Education (DfE):

• issuing an Academy Order for the School and
• agreeing the date on which the school converts to academy status

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/05/2024

Decision due: Between 15 May 2024 and 31 Aug 2024 by Cabinet Member - Education, Skills and Bus Transport

Lead member: Cllr Philip Robinson, Cabinet Member for Education, Skills and Bus Transport philip.robinson@gloucestershire.gov.uk

Background papers

  • DfE Academy Order