Agenda and minutes

Scrutiny Review Panel - The Council's relationship with Academies
Tuesday, 18th December, 2018 5.00 pm

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 37 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 26 November 2018.

Minutes:

The Minutes (copies of which had been circulated) of the meeting held on 26 November 2018 were approved as a correct record and signed by the Chair.

2.

Declarations of Interest

Councillors and officers to declare any interests which they have in any of the items on the agenda for the meeting.

Minutes:

Councillors and officers were invited to declare any interests they had in any of the items on the agenda for the meeting.

 

No declarations of interest were made.

 

3.

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities pdf icon PDF 71 KB

To consider a report of the Director for Education.

 

The Scrutiny Review Panel are invited to consider and comment on the report and make any appropriate recommendations for consideration as part of the draft final report.

 

Officer Contact: Stephen Fox on Tel: 0161 474 3206 or email: Stephen.fox@stockport.gov.uk

Minutes:

The Strategic Lead for Special Educational Needs and Inclusion submitted a report (copies of which had been circulated) detailing the services that provide support for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and how the Council interacts with Academies in respect to the provision of those services.

 

Councillors asked questions and made comments in respect to the report.

 

RESOLVED – That the report be noted and the Strategic Lead for Special Educational Needs and Inclusion be thanked for her attendance and report.

4.

Schools Commissioning, Admissions and Academies in Stockport pdf icon PDF 1 MB

To consider a report of the Director for Education.

 

The Scrutiny Review Panel are invited to consider and comment on the report and make any appropriate recommendations for consideration as part of the draft final report.

 

Officer Contact: Stephen Fox on Tel: 0161 474 3206 or email: Stephen.fox@stockport.gov.uk

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

A representative of the Head of School Commissioning submitted a report (copies of which had been circulated) providing information in respect to Admissions and Appeals, School Organisation, School Capital and Exclusions with particular reference to how the Council interacts with Academies.

 

Councillors asked questions and made comments in respect to the report.

 

RESOLVED – That the report be noted and officers thanked for their attendance and presentation.