Send and St Bedes Amalgamation Statutory Notice

Closed 12 Aug 2016

Opened 15 Jul 2016

Overview

Part 1: Closure of Send CofE First School (Foundation)

Notice is given in accordance with The School Organisation (Establishment and Discontinuance of Schools) Regulations 2013 that the governing body of the Federation of Send Church of England Schools intends to discontinue Send CofE First School with effect from 31 August 2016.

Part 2: Prescribed alteration to St Bede's CofE Junior (Aided) School

Notice is given in accordance with The School Organisation (Prescribed Alterations to Maintained Schools) (England) Regulation 2013 that the governing body of the Federation of Send Church of England Schools intents to make a prescribed alteration to St Bede's CofE Junior (Aided) School with effect from 1 September 2016.

The prescribed alteration proposed is the alteration of the lower age limit.  The current age range of the school is 7-11.  It is proposed to alter the age range to 3-11 to create an all through primary school including a nursery.  It is also intended to increase the Year Reception published admission number from 58 to 60 from September 2017, and to remove the Year 3 published admission number in the same year, with children in Year 2 transitioning to Year 3 in the all-through primary school.

Copies of the complete proposal can be found below.

Until midday on 12 August 2016, any person may object or make comments on the proposal by sending the prepresentations to:

Joanna Woodward, Surrey County Council, Room 326, County Hall, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 2DN

Why We Are Consulting

We have undertaken a consultation on this proposal for Send CofE First School and St Bede's CofE Junior (Aided) School to amalgamate, and are now publishing statutory notices. The Related Documents below contains the full and shortened notices.

Please let us know what you think about the proposals

- either by completing the Online Survey

- or by using the response form in the Related Documents below.

The deadline for returning/submitting consultation responses is midday on Friday 12 August 2016.

Areas

  • Guildford
  • Woking

Audiences

  • Young people
  • Parents
  • Teachers
  • Headteachers
  • Children's Centres

Interests

  • Schools
  • 0-5 year olds
  • 6-11 year olds
  • Parents and families
  • Staff