Decision details

Secondary Schools And Academies Admissions Issues (CYP 40)

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Executive to consider the impact on the current Admissions Policy/ catchment boundaries and previous Executive Decision of any proposed changes of local schools to Academy Status.


The Executive Meeting has


  • approved the suspension of the previously agreed approach to Admissions which redistributes catchment areas following the conversion of community schools to Academies;
  • noted the work to be undertaken with secondary schools to secure existing admission arrangements for the 2012/13 academic year, and
  • noted the work to be undertaken with secondary schools to develop proposals for public consultation during the Spring Term of 2012 in relation to admission arrangements for the academic year 2013/14.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: The existing Equality Impact Assessment for the Admissions Policy will be reviewed.

Decision Reference: ED1337

Forward Plan Reference: CYP40


All schools, parents, public, Diocesan Authorities and other Local Authorities

Contact: Dr Donna Sager, Director of Public Health Email: Tel: 0161-474-3928.

Publication date: 05/10/2011

Date of decision: 03/10/2011

Decided at meeting: 03/10/2011 - Executive

Effective from: 12/10/2011

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