Agenda and decisions

Cabinet
Tuesday, 16th June, 2020 10.30 am

Venue: Virtual meeting with restricted public access

Contact: Natalie Jones-Punch on 033 022 25098  Email:  natalie.jones-punch@westsussex.gov.uk

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Items
No. Item

1.

Declarations of Interest

Members and officers must declare any pecuniary or personal interest in any business on the agenda. They should also make declarations at any stage such an interest becomes apparent during the meeting. Consideration should be given to leaving the meeting if the nature of the interest warrants it.  If in doubt please contact Democratic Services before the meeting.

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2.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 130 KB

The Cabinet is asked to agree the minutes of the meeting held on 26 May 2020 (attached, cream paper).

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4.

Key Decisions

The Cabinet is asked to agree the following decision as per the decision report (to follow).

 

        Small Schools Proposals – Determination of Statutory Notices (CAB05_20/21). 

 

The Cabinet Member for Education & Skills will introduce the report.

 

The Chairman of the Children & Young People’s Services Scrutiny Committee will be invited to speak for up to three minutes to provide the views of his Committee on proposals being considered by the Cabinet relevant to that Committee’s work.

 

Each of the main Opposition Group Leaders will be invited to speak for up to three minutes each on any of the proposals.

 

The Cabinet will then discuss the proposal prior to the decision being taken.

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4a

Small Schools Proposals - Determination of Statutory Notices (CAB05_20/21) pdf icon PDF 190 KB

Following the decision by the Cabinet on 22nd April (CAB01(20/21 - https://westsussex.moderngov.co.uk/ieDecisionDetails.aspx?ID=891), West Sussex County Council (WSCC) issued notices on 7th May 2020 of their intention to discontinue Clapham and Patching C of E Primary School and Rumboldswhyke C of E Infants’ School on 31st August 2020.

 

Following consideration of representations received during the 4 week period in relation to these proposals, the Cabinet is asked to determine the statutory notices.

 

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Decision:

Following the Regional Schools Commissioner’s decision announced on 15 June 2020, to make academy orders for both Clapham and Patching C of E Primary School and Rumboldswhyke C of E Infant School, Chichester, recommendations 1 and 2 as set out in the published report were no longer relevant and therefore Cabinet was asked to consider recommendation 3 only in relation to Warlinglid Primary School, Warlinglid. 

 

Following consideration of the report, the Cabinet resolved:

 

To relocate Warninglid Primary School, Warninglid, Haywards Heath to a new site in Pease Pottage, Crawley, by September 2021 (subject to developers completing in Summer 2021) and implement the proposals submitted by Warninglid Primary School and at least one other partner to federate.

 

The call-in deadline is 25 June 2020.

5.

Safeguarding Adults Board Annual Report pdf icon PDF 47 KB

The Cabinet is asked to consider and comment on the Safeguarding Adults Board Annual Report.

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6.

Covid-19 Update pdf icon PDF 54 KB

The Cabinet is asked to consider and comment on the Council’s response to the Covid-19 emergency.

 

Scrutiny Committee Chairmen and each of the main Opposition Group Leaders will be invited to speak for up to three minutes to provide their views/the views of their Committee.

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7.

Date of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Cabinet will be held on 21 July 2020.

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