Council are required to take a decision on the
proposed significant changes to three BCP maintained schools (2
special, 1 mainstream)
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;
Decision status: For Determination
Wards affected: Alderney & Bourne Valley; Burton & Grange; Winton East;
Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/06/2020
Decision due: 29 Jul 2020 by Cabinet
Contact: Jack Cutler, Planning and Statistics Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Neil Goddard, Service Director - Quality and Commissioning Email: email@example.com.
4 weeks for the special school changes, 6
weeks for the mainstream school change since this involved a change
to the admissions policy as well. Process involved publication of a
Bournemouth Echo notice, emails to all identified stakeholders,
schools shared information with families, staff and governors.
Publication of a proposal document on the BCP council and schools
websites, with the ability to complete an online response form. An
email address was made available should consultees have wished to
respond through this route. COVID19 made physical consultation
elements not possible.
BCP and local area schools, ward councillors,
local MPs, families of children attending the changing schools,
staff and governors of those schools, and trade unions,