Proposed changes to Keyham Lodge School and Millgate School - Statutory Notice

Closed 17 Nov 2013

Opened 7 Oct 2013

Overview

The council has consulted on changes to Keyham Lodge School and Millgate School. The consultation opened on 3rd June 2013 and closed on 14th July 2013.

Following the outcomes of the consultation, it is proposed to proceed to the next stage which requires the publication of a statutory notice, followed by a six week statutory representations period.

The statutory notices can be found below, with the full proposals attached towards the bottom of this page.

Why We Are Consulting

Changes to Keyham Lodge Special School

Notice is given in accordance with section 19(1) of the Education and Inspections Act 2006 that Leicester City Council intends to make a prescribed alteration to Keyham Lodge Community Special School, Keyham Lane, Leicester, LE5 1FG, with effect from 1st January 2014.

Keyham Lodge is a community special school which provides 53 day places for boys with Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties (SEBD). It is proposed to change the age range of Keyham Lodge School, from its current age range of 11 - 16, to an age range of 9 - 16. It is also proposed to change the intake of pupils at the school from boys only to co-educational (boys and girls). It is further proposed to enlarge the capacity of the school from the current 53 places to 126 places.

This Notice is an extract from the complete proposal. Copies of the complete proposal can be obtained from:

Rob Thomas

School Organisation Manager, Education and Children's Services Department, Leicester City Council, New Walk Centre, Welford Place, Leicester, LE1 6ZG

0116 373 7469 or from www.leicester.gov.uk/SENproposals

Within six weeks from the date of publication of this proposal, any person may object to or make comments on the proposal by sending them to:

Rob Thomas

School Organisation Manager, Education and Children's Services Department, Leicester City Council, New Walk Centre, Welford Place, Leicester, LE1 6ZG

Signed:

Elaine McHale

Interim Strategic Director, Children’s Services

Publication Date: 7th October 2013

 

Note:

The new school building, currently under construction on the existing site, is being funded under the Government’s Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme. The capital costs will be met by Leicester City Council from the BSF budget.

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Changes to Millgate Special School

Notice is given in accordance with section 19(1) of the Education and Inspections Act 2006 that Leicester City Council intends to make a prescribed alteration to Millgate Community Special School, Scott Street, Leicester, LE2 6DW, with effect from 1st January 2014.

Millgate School is a community special school which provides 50 day places for boys with Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties (SEBD). It is proposed to change the intake of pupils at the school from boys only to co-educational (boys and girls). It is also proposed to enlarge the capacity of the school from the current 50 places to 75 places.

This Notice is an extract from the complete proposal. Copies of the complete proposal can be obtained from:

Rob Thomas

School Organisation Manager, Education and Children's Services Department, Leicester City Council, New Walk Centre, Welford Place, Leicester, LE1 6ZG

0116 373 7469 or from www.leicester.gov.uk/SENproposals

Within six weeks from the date of publication of this proposal, any person may object to or make comments on the proposal by sending them to:

Rob Thomas

School Organisation Manager, Education and Children's Services Department, Leicester City Council, New Walk Centre, Welford Place, Leicester, LE1 6ZG

Signed:

Elaine McHale

Interim Strategic Director, Children’s Services

Publication Date: 7th October 2013

 

Note:

The new school building, currently under construction on the existing site, is being funded under the Government’s Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme. The capital costs will be met by Leicester City Council from the BSF budget.

What Happens Next

At the end of the representation period, a further decision will need to be taken by the council as to whether to implement the proposals for each school or not.

Areas

  • Abbey
  • Aylestone
  • Beaumont Leys
  • Belgrave
  • Braunstone Park & Rowley Fields
  • Castle
  • Evington
  • Eyres Monsell
  • Fosse
  • Humberstone & Hamilton
  • Knighton
  • Rushey Mead
  • Saffron
  • Spinney Hills
  • Stoneygate
  • Thurncourt
  • Westcotes

Audiences

  • Children and young people
  • Working-age people
  • Older people
  • Carers
  • Full-time and part-time workers
  • Disabled people
  • Older households (65+)
  • Single people
  • Families with children, including lone parents
  • Couples
  • All households
  • Faith groups
  • Sports clubs
  • Youth clubs
  • Carers' network
  • Trade unions
  • Voluntary organisations
  • Community organisations
  • Self-help groups
  • User groups
  • Third sector infrastructure groups
  • All Voluntary and Community Organisations
  • Advocacy organisation
  • Police
  • NHS
  • FE colleges
  • Universities
  • Schools
  • Businesses
  • All Public and Private Organisations
  • Directors
  • Heads of service
  • Managers, team leaders and supervisors
  • Professionals
  • Service users
  • Care home residents and their next of kin

Interests

  • Schools
  • Children's social care and safeguarding
  • Services for young people
  • Services for younger children and families
  • Education and children's services