Category: Education

  • FREE SCHOOL CONSULTATION

    You, or someone you know may be interested in the information below from the Planning Manager in Children’s Services: “We wanted to make you aware that consultation is currently taking place on a proposal to create a new generic special free school under a free school presumption process from September 2021, providing approximately 150 places…

  • LEEDS NEXT STEPS – POST 16 EVENT – 29TH AUGUST -11am to 2pm in Leeds Kirkgate Market Event Space

    I have been sent the information below in relation to an event for school leavers. “This is a chance for school leavers and their parents/carers to find out about post-16 learning opportunities, including apprenticeships, which are still available across the city for a start in the 2019/20 academic year. Young people will be able to…

  • Introduction of Primary School Catchment Areas

    Please find below information that may be of interest to you. In relation to the areas covered by Adel & Wharfedale Ward the following maps refer:  Catchment Area Map 2 for Adel Primary School Catchment Area Map 6 for Bramhope and Pool Primary Schools  This does not affect the two other schools in the Ward…

  • SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS (SEND) – SPECIALIST SCHOOL PLACES CONSULTATION

    If you have an interest in Special Education Needs in the city, see information below. “A public consultation has begun on proposals to create additional specialist school places for children and young people with SEND (Special Educational Needs & Disabilities) in the city. The proposals include the following; A permanent expansion of East SILC – John…

  • ADEL PRIMARY SCHOOL – CAR PARK CLOSURE TRIAL

    Please find below information from the Head Teacher at Adel Primary School: “I am emailing to let you know that the Governors at Adel Primary have taken the decision to hold a trial closure of the school car park, the week beginning 1st July. This decision is taken with a view to closing it permanently to parents of Adel Primary from 1st September…

  • SCHOOL TRANSPORT – Combined Authority School Transport Provision – Consultation

    Please find below information regarding consultation on the provision of school transport. All details on how to participate in the consultation are below and it runs until 15th March. The West Yorkshire Combined Authority organises and subsidises a range of school bus services for around 25,000 pupils and students across West Yorkshire. These services are provided…

  • PRINCE HENRY’S GRAMMAR SCHOOL ADMISSIONS CONSULTATION OUTCOME

    I am very pleased with the outcome of the recent consultation on the Prince Henry Grammar School Admissions which is that Pool C of E Primary School will be a named feeder school for Prince Henry’s as well as Bramhope. Children living outside the red line boundary of the current polygon but who are pupils…

  • SCHOOL ADMISSIONS CONSULTATION – LEEDS EDUCATION

    Please find below information in respect of changes to the Council’s Schools Admissions Policy and notification of the consultation period which is from 22nd October to 7th December 2018 for admissions to Primary Schools from September 2020. The list of schools with changes is set out below. This will not affect Adel St. John’s Primary.…

  • PRINCE HENRY GRAMMAR SCHOOL ADMISSIONS CONSULTATION – UPDATE

    In respect of the current consultation being carried out by Prince Henry Grammar School on their Admissions Policy it is important to note that the consultation does not involve a change to the current “Polygon” by which children are measured as being closest to the school. The Polygon as it stands excludes a number of…

  • PRINCE HENRY’S GRAMMAR SCHOOL ADMISSIONS POLICY 2020 CONSULTATION

    You may remember this spring (2018) there were a number of issues with local children not being able to get into Otley Prince Henry’s School. One of the outcomes was that the school would be consulting on proposed changes to their admission criteria. In this respect consultation documents have now been issued.  If you would…