Outcome of consultation to establish a new secondary School in East Leeds from September 2021.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;
Decision status: For Determination
Wards affected: Burmantofts and Richmond Hill; Gipton and Harehills; Hunslet and Riverside; Killingbeck and Seacroft; Temple Newsam;
Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/08/2019
Decision due: 18 Sep 2019 by Executive Board
Lead director: Director of Children and Families
Department: Children and Families
Contact: Vivienne Buckland, Head of Learning Systems 0113 3783588 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The proposal would establish a new school under the free school presumption process, in accordance with the requirements of section 6a of the Education and Inspections Act 2006 and the guidance set out in ‘The free school presumption departmental advice for local authorities and new school proposers’ (May 2018). The legislation that relates to this guidance includes The Education Act 2011, The Educations and Inspections Act 2006 and The Academies Act 2010.
Parents, all Leeds schools, Multi Academy Trusts (MATs), potential academy sponsors, prospective parents, local residents, ward members, MPs, Diocese, and other relevant stakeholders.
Portfolio Holder: The Executive Member for Learning, Skills & Employment