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  • Somerset County Council Budget Consultation

    Open from 04 Jan 2021 to 22 Jan 2021

  • Proposed Expansion of Sky College in Taunton

    The proposals are that Sky College will be expanded during the 2021/22 academic year in order to: (1) create an additional 40 places (i.e. from 80 to 120 places) (2) admit pupils with Speech, Language And Communication Needs (i.e. in addition to pupils with Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs) (3) increase its age range to accommodate children from five years of age (i.e. a change of age range from 10-16 to 5-16).

    Open from 07 Dec 2020 to 18 Jan 2021

  • Proposed Changes to Provision at Penrose and Elmwood Special Schools in Bridgwater

    Although the County Council and Federated Governing Body view the two existing schools as amalgamating, one school technically has to close while the other expands its provision. Therefore, the proposals being consulted on were as follows: (1) Penrose Special School is proposed to close at the end of the current academic year; (2) Elmwood Special School’s registered capacity is proposed to increase from 88 to 200 places; (3) Elmwood Special School is proposed to extend its age range from 11-19 to 4-19 in order to accommodate existing Penrose pupils.

    Open from 07 Dec 2020 to 18 Jan 2021

  • 2022/23 School Admission Arrangements Consultation

    This consultation applies to the admission arrangements for Somerset Local Authority and other Somerset schools and academies and is available from 4th December 2020 to 15th January 2021. For further information on the changes proposed, please view the admission arrangements you are interested in and the front sheet of each set of arrangements will give further details. The admission arrangements for academies within the Wessex Learning Trust and Bath & Wells Multi Academy Trust are named by Trust not the individual academy. The consultation allows parents, schools, religious authorities, the local community and interested parties to comment on the proposed admission arrangements. To give your feedback please email admissionsconsultation@somerset.gov.uk or click on the 'respond by filling in the online questionnaire' link below the documents. The feedback will be considered by Somerset Local Authority or passed onto the relevant Admission Authority.

    Open from 03 Dec 2020 to 15 Jan 2021

  • Proposed expansion of Robert Blake Science College

    In accordance with section 19 (1) of the Education and Inspections Act 2006 and the statutory guidance for proposers and decision makers ‘Making significant changes (‘prescribed alterations’) to maintained schools, October 2018, a proposal is being published by Somerset County Council, County Hall, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4DY regarding the expansion of Robert Blake Science College from 900 to 1200 places. The proposal is an enlargement of the premises to increase the capacity of Robert Blake Science College following the relocation of Elmwood Special School to a new purpose built facility. Within four weeks from the date of publication of this proposal, any person object to, or make comments on the proposal.

    Open from 01 Dec 2020 to 29 Dec 2020

  • Crewkerne and Ilminster schools transformation

    This consultation will contain questions regarding the suggested proposals put forward to transform the education provision in Crewkerne and Ilminster.

    Open from 12 Nov 2020 to 11 Dec 2020

  • 2021/22 School Admission Arrangements

    A consultation on school admissions arrangements for children who are due to start, transfer or move schools during the 2021-22 school year is currently taking place. This consultation applies to those Voluntary Aided schools and Academies in Somerset who have contracted with the Local Authority to consult on their admission arrangements on their behalf. For further information on the changes proposed, please click on the admission arrangements you are interested in and the front sheet of each set of arrangements will give further details. The consultation allows parents, early years settings, schools, religious authorities and the local community to make any comments on proposed admission arrangements.

    Open from 09 Dec 2019 to 31 Jan 2020

  • Consultation on Somerset's proposed School Term Dates and Holidays 2021-22

    Please see the attached document which shows Somerset County Council's proposed Term Dates and Holidays for 2021-22 for Community and Voluntary Controlled Schools. You will find a question below asking if you agree with the proposed dates and a text box for giving additional comments. Please note that there is a separate consultation for the proposed Term Dates and Holidays for the 2020-21 academic year.

    Open from 07 Jan 2019 to 01 Mar 2019

  • Consultation on Somerset's proposed School Term Dates and Holidays 2020-21

    Please see the attached document which shows Somerset County Council's proposed Term Dates and Holidays for 2020-21 for Community and Voluntary Controlled Schools. You will find a question below asking if you agree with the proposed dates and a text box for giving additional comments. Please note that there is a separate consultation for the proposed Term Dates and Holidays for the 2021-22 academic year.

    Open from 07 Jan 2019 to 01 Mar 2019

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