Decision details

Determination of the 2025 Admission Arrangements for Community and Voluntary Controlled Schools and Approval of Associated Documents

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

The Local Authority (LA), in its role as the Admission Authority for community and voluntary controlled schools, is required to determine the 2025 admission arrangements for these schools by 28 February 2024:

 

a)     Trafford Primary/Infant/Junior Community and Voluntary Controlled Schools - 2025 admission arrangements

 

b)     Lostock High School – 2025 Admission Arrangements

 

c)     2025 Community School Published Admission Numbers (PAN)

 

d)     Co-ordinated Admission Schemes – Primary and Secondary

Decision:

1.     That the 2025 admission arrangements, be approved as set out in Annexes A, B and C.

       

        Annex A   2025 Community School Published Admission Numbers (PAN).

        Annex B   Trafford Primary/Infant/Junior Community and Voluntary Controlled Schools – 2025 Admission Arrangements.

        Annex C   Lostock High School – 2025 Admission Arrangements

 

2.     That the Schemes, as proposed in Annexes D and E, be approved:

 

        Annex D   2025 Co-ordinated Admissions Scheme (Primary)

        Annex E   2025 Co-ordinated Admissions Scheme (Secondary)

 

3.     That the consultation comments and responses, be noted.

Reasons for the decision:

The recommendations are made in order:

 

a)     to enable the admission authority, the LA, to meet its duty to provide sufficient places and to allocate school places within a reasonable distance; and

 

b)     to meet the requirements of the School Admissions (Admission Arrangements and Co-ordination of Admission Arrangements) (England) Regulations 2012 and the School Admissions Code.

Alternative options considered:

Failure to reach a determination on the 2025 admission arrangements by 28 February 2024 would be in contravention of the School Admissions Code and the School Admissions Regulations 2012.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None.

Publication date: 16/02/2024

Date of decision: 15/02/2024

Effective from: 24/02/2024

Accompanying Documents: