Decision details

Proposal for the Amalgamation of Nevill Road Infant and Junior Schools (CYP43)

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider whether or not to publish statutory proposals to amalgamate Nevill Road Infant and Junior Schools into a single primary school, subject to permission from the Secretary of State to publish proposals with exemption from competition. The decision on publishing proposals is for the Executive; however, a final decision on implementation would be for the Schools Adjudicator.



The Executive Meeting considered the response to a consultation with parents, staff and the community on the possible amalgamation of Nevill Road Infant and Junior Schools following the resignation of a head teacher and then noted the outcomes of the consultation and agreed that no further action be taken to pursue amalgamation at this time.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Wards Affected: Bramhall North;

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: To be presented with the report.

Decision Reference: ED1354

Forward Plan Reference: CYP43

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Consultation has been undertaken with a wide range of stakeholders including parents, staff, governors, pupils.


Contact: Stephen Bell, Services to People Email: Tel: 0161 474 3846.

Report author: Stephen Bell

Publication date: 19/12/2011

Date of decision: 16/12/2011

Decided at meeting: 16/12/2011 - Executive

Effective from: 29/12/2011

Accompanying Documents: