Decision Maker: Executive Member for Children, Young People & Learning
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To note the proposal for the creation of a new
Capital Strategy for Education & Learning from 2022 –
2026 (5 years).
RECOMMENDED to the Executive Member for Children and Young People that the proposed plan to develop a new Capital Strategy for Education & Learning 2022-26 is noted.
The Capital Strategy has the following objectives:
· To comply with the Council’s statutory duty to provide sufficient school places
· Make recommendations following discussions with Headteachers, Governors and Trustees for the best use of the Education estate
· Consider in consultation with Headteachers, Governors and Trustees whether any potentially surplus mainstream accommodation could be used for SEND use
· Produce specific outcomes as projects on the Council’s capital programme
Alternative options will come forward as part of consideration of each proposed project and these will be evaluated and reported on as part of the capital bidding process to bring projects onto the capital programme in each year.
Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Financial Impact: Within existing and future budgets
Subject to Urgent Proceedings: No
Making Representations: In writing to the Executive Director, People
Other reasons / organisations consulted
Workshops, presentations, meetings and
Schools and Schools Forum
Contact: Chris Hilliard, Interim Assistant Director: Education & Learning Email: email@example.com.
Report author: Chris Hilliard
Publication date: 16/11/2021
Date of decision: 16/11/2021
Decided at meeting: 16/11/2021 - Executive
Effective from: 25/11/2021