Decision details

Commercial Transfer Agreement – Manor Wood Primary School to Owlcotes Academy Trust

Reference: D56383

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 agreed to:

• Note the negotiations held with Solicitors acting on behalf of the governing body of Manor Wood Primary School and Owlcotes Multi-academy Trust.

• Give authority for the CTA between Leeds City Council, the governing body of Manor Wood Primary School, and Owlcotes Multi-academy Trust to be executed and completed to enable Manor Wood Primary School to open as an academy on 1st June 2023 or such later date advised by the DfE.

• Give authority for any other necessary action to be taken to affect the transfer.

Wards Affected: Moortown;

Contact: Paul McGrath, Planning Manager 0113 3787230 Email:

Publication date: 18/05/2023

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