Issue details

Behaviour, Emotional and Social Difficulties (BESD) - Permission to consult on BESD school expansions for 2013-14 academic year.

To approve the following consultations to change the age range of the BESD Specialist Inclusive Learning Centre, to expand the capacity of the provision using existing sites at Elmete Wood, Stonegate Road, the Burley Park Centre, the Hunslet Gate Centre and the Tinshill Centre. To expand the North East SILC (Oakwood Lane).

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: City and Hunslet; Gipton and Harehills; Kirkstall; Moortown; Roundhay; Weetwood;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/12/2012

Decision due: 15 Feb 2013 by Executive Board

Lead director: Director of Children's Services

Department: Children's Services

Contact: Alun Rees, Head of the Virtual College Email:

Consultation process

Initial consultation completed, statutory consultation cannot begin until this key decision is made.

Portfolio Holder: Portfolio: Children's Services

Agenda items


  • The report to be issued to the decision maker with the agenda for the meeting