Herefordshire's co-ordinated admissions arrangements for 2020/21
To approve Herefordshire Council’s proposed admissions arrangements for 2020/21.
The proposed arrangements comply with the current School Admissions Code which came into force on 19 December 2014. The recommendation applies to admission arrangements determined in 2019 for admission in school year 2020/21 for those schools in Herefordshire for whom the council is the admissions authority.
Following a consultation process held in the autumn of 2018 the following changes were made in accordance with Minister of State guidance, priority is now given to Looked after children and children who were looked after outside England as well as those in England:
Priority 1 - Looked after children and children who were looked after in England, but ceased to be due to being adopted or became subject to a residence order or special guardianship order
Priority 2 - Looked after children and children who were looked after outside of England, but ceased to be due to being adopted or became subject to a residence order or special guardianship order
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/02/2019
Decision due: 21 February 2019 by Cabinet member children and families
Lead member: Cabinet member children and families
Lead director: Director of Children and Families
Department: Children and Families
Contact: Louise Tanner, Admissions and 14 to 19 curriculum manager Email: Louise.Tanner@herefordshire.gov.uk Tel: 01432383333.