Decision Maker: Director for Families and Communities
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
Marshlands Primary School – a change of
age range from the current Early Years to Year 6 to focus on
children in Year 1 to Year 6 by removing Early Years and Reception
provision and specialising in Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2
Greenhall Nursery– a change of designation of types of special education needs and disabilities catered for – to include children with needs in the Early Years Foundation Stage prime areas of learning, physical, communication and language and personal, social and emotional development.
The proposal is supported by the governing bodies of both schools.
The proposals were agreed by Cabinet on 16/09/20.
Following the statutory process for Making significant changes (‘prescribed alterations’) to maintained schools the Cabinet decision was published as a Full Notice as part of the Consultation/Representation stage. This notice was published on 13 October 2020 until 18 November 2020. No opposition to the changes were received.
approve changes to Marshlands School and
Greenhall Nursery, as outlined below, in order to maximise the use
of the learning environments in both settings:
Remain unchanged, however Greenhall Nursery is
undersubscribed and Marshlands School is over subscribed.
Publication date: 07/01/2021
Date of decision: 15/12/2020