School consultations

Here you will find consultation on proposed school partnerships, plans for academies and other changes to schools organisation.

For full details of the consultation proposals for education in Northumberland see the sections below:

A questionnaire is available below for you to share any views you may have on what you believe are the priorities for a good system of educational provision suitable for the Berwick Partnership of schools. The questionnaire include further information to assist you with formulating your views and explains how we intend to use the information you share with us. The questionnaire is available for completion until Friday 22 October

Click here to respond to the questionnaire
 

 Statutory Proposal for prescribed alterations to Atkinson House Special School.

A statutory proposal has been published on 13 January 2022 setting out the following proposed prescribed alterations to Atkinson House School:

  • CHANGE IN NUMBER OF PUPILS IN A SPECIAL SCHOOL
  • CHANGE FROM SINGLE SEX SCHOOL TO CO-EDUCATIONAL
  • TRANSFER TO A NEW SITE 

The full statutory proposal can be downloaded here

Submission of Objections and Comments on Proposals 

Within four weeks after the date of publication of the above proposals (i.e. by midnight on Thursday 10 February 2022), any person may submit comments, including support or objections to the proposals by sending their written representations to: The Executive Director of Adult Social Care and Children’s Services, County Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 2EF, or by email to educationconsultation@northumberland.gov.uk 

If you require a hard copy of the Statutory Proposal, please send your request to educationconsultation@northumberland.gov.uk"

Informal consultation on the proposals for Seaton Valley Federation has now closed. 

The reports on the outcomes of the consultation are now available by following this link and will be considered by the Council's Cabinet on 11 January 2022.