Agenda and decisions

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Declarations of Interest




Questions from County Councillors

Any county councillor may, by giving notice to the Proper Officer by 9 am two working days before the meeting, ask a question on any matter in respect of the Cabinet Member’s delegated powers.


The number of questions which may be asked by any councillor at any one meeting is limited to two (or one question with notice and a supplementary question at the meeting) and the time for questions will be limited to 30 minutes in total. As with questions at Council, any questions which remain unanswered at the end of this item will receive a written response.


Questions submitted prior to the agenda being despatched are shown below and will be the subject of a response from the appropriate Cabinet Member or such other councillor or officer as is determined by the Cabinet Member, and shall not be the subject of further debate at this meeting. Questions received after the despatch of the agenda, but before the deadline, will be shown on the Schedule of Addenda circulated at the meeting, together with any written response which is available at that time.





Petitions and Public Address

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Councillor Andy Graham



Proposed Expansion of Woodstock CE Primary School pdf icon PDF 240 KB

Forward Plan Ref: 2021/231

Contact: Barbara Chillman, Pupil Place Planning Manager Tel: 07554 103418


Report by Deputy Director for Education (CMDDL4).


Under Section 19 of the Education and Inspections Act 2006, a local authority can propose the expansion of all categories of maintained school. It is proposed to expand Woodstock Church of England Primary School to 2 forms of entry, which would require an increase in Woodstock’s admission number in September 2023 from 45 to 60 on a permanent basis.


The Cabinet Member is RECOMMENDED to approve the expansion of Woodstock Church of England Primary School to 2 forms of entry with effect from 1 September 2023, increasing its capacity from 315 to 420 primary school places. 


CONDITION: approval is subject to the granting of planning permission.



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Recommendations agreed.