Decision Maker: Executive
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To approve the School Places Plan and Capacity
Strategy 2021-25. These were last approved by the Executive in
January 2020 and have now been updated to cover the five-year
period from 2021 to 2025.
RESOLVED that the School Places Plan and School Capacity Strategy 2021-25 be approved.
1. The Council has the statutory duty to provide sufficient school places.
2. The School Places Plan and Capacity Strategy are the essential tools employed by the Council to meet this duty.
None, it is business critical to undertake pupil forecasting to ensure the Council meets its statutory duty to provide sufficient school places.
Financial Impact: Within existing budgets
Subject to Urgent Proceedings: No
Making Representations: In writing to the Executive Director, People
Other reasons / organisations consulted
Schools Forum, Diocesan Authorities and
Contact: Chris Taylor, Head of Education Capital and Property Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01344 354062.
Report author: Chris Taylor
Publication date: 09/02/2021
Date of decision: 09/02/2021
Decided at meeting: 09/02/2021 - Executive
Effective from: 17/02/2021