Decision details

Commercial Transfer Agreement – Royds School from Leeds City Council to Falcon Academy Trust

Reference: D52788

Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Director of Children & Families:
a) Notes the negotiations held with Solicitors acting on behalf of the Governing Body of Royds School and Falcon Academy;
b) Gives authority for the Commercial Transfer Agreement between Leeds City Council, the Governing Body of Royds School and the Falcon Academy Trust to be executed and completed to enable Royds School to open as an academy on 1st April 2021 or such later date advised by the DfE.

Wards Affected: Rothwell;

Contact: Darren Crawley 0113 3787 227 Email:

Publication date: 18/02/2021

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