Issue details

Outcome of consultation to establish a new secondary School in East Leeds from September 2021

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: vivienne.buckland@leeds.gov.uk.

Consultation process

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.

Consultees

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

Documents

  • Report to be provided with the agenda for the meeting.