Decision details

Brackenfield SEND School proposed change of age range

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To advise Cabinet of the outcome of an initial consultation carried out by Brackenfield SEND School on a proposal to alter the school’s upper age limit from 16 years to 19 years so that it can offer increased provision.
To seek Cabinet’s approval of the publication by the Local Authority of a formal statutory proposal to increase the school’s age limit, as described above.




1)   Note the pre-publication consultation carried out by the school; and


2)   Approve the publishing of a statutory proposal to extend the age range of Brackenfield SEND school and for a statutory consultation on the proposal to be undertaken.

Report author: Jenny Webster

Publication date: 23/11/2023

Date of decision: 23/11/2023

Decided at meeting: 23/11/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 01/12/2023

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