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Decision details

Additional Primary School Places for Southbank

Decision Maker: Executive

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Purpose of Report: This paper presents the options available for the provision of additional primary school places in the Southbank area of York. Pupil place planning projections show that an additional form of entry (30 places) is required in Reception by September 2017 in the Southbank area. By 2018/19, as the larger cohorts begin to move through primary year groups, around 110 places will be required across Reception to Year 6. It is anticipated that a full 210 additional places will be required by around 22/23.

Members will be asked to consider and approve the preferred option for the addition of school places in Southbank.


This item has been deferred until 11 February Executive meeting in order to allow full consideration of residents’ comments following the recent public meeting.




Resolved:  That consideration of the options for providing additional primary school place in the Southbank area of York be deferred until the Committee’s next meeting on 11 February 2016. 

Reason:     To allow for full consideration of residents comments following the recent public meeting .


Report author: Claire McCormick

Publication date: 28/01/2016

Date of decision: 28/01/2016

Decided at meeting: 28/01/2016 - Executive

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