Decision details

Establishment of Winchelsea Satellite at Somerford Primary School Site

Decision Maker: Children's Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee, Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


For Cabinet decision making whether to support the proposed changes


RESOLVED that the proposal to establish a new satellite of Winchelsea School at the Somerford Primary School site is agreed.

Voting: Unanimous

Portfolio Holder: Covid Resilience, Public Health and Education


To increase local capacity in BCP maintained schools to meet the assessed educational needs of children and young people with SEND and to reduce pressure on the High Needs Budget.

The Council is the authority for approving this significant change to a maintained school.


Report author: Jack Cutler

Publication date: 12/02/2021

Date of decision: 10/02/2021

Decided at meeting: 10/02/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/02/2021

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