Issue details

The future of primary school places in Naburn

Purpose of Report: The report provides the Executive with a briefing on the complex and challenging context impacting on the future of Naburn Primary School. It provides a briefing on the outcomes of the recent Ofsted inspection of the school and presents the options for consideration about the future of primary school provision in Naburn.

The report asks the Executive for permission to begin a period of statutory consultation about a proposed closure of Naburn Primary School in September 2023, if an academy sponsor cannot be found for the school.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Be significant in terms of its effects on communities;

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: Fulford and Heslington Ward; Wheldrake Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/03/2022

Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;

Decision due: 21/04/22 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Children, Young People and Education

Lead director: Corporate Director of People

Department: Directorate of People

Contact: Maxine Squire, Assistant Director of Education Email: Tel: 01904 553007.

Consultation process

A statutory consultation with all stakeholders will take place. This will be a six week consultation.

Consultees: Parents, local residents, schools, North Yorkshire County Council

Equality Impact Assessment Completed?: Yes


Agenda items


  • The future of primary school places in Naburn  


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