Decision details

Determination of Admission Arrangements for Community and Voluntary Controlled Primary and Secondary Schools and Sixth Forms for the School Year 2025/2026

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes


To determine the admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled primary and secondary schools and sixth forms schools for the school year 2025/2026.


This year, the consultation proposed the addition of two new admission criteria for the admission arrangements for Community and Voluntary Controlled schools, namely Children of Staff and Children of Armed Forces Personnel. The consultation feedback is included at Appendix 'C'.


This is deemed to be a Key Decision and the requirements of Standing Order C19 have been complied with.


The Cabinet approved the recommendation(s) as set out in the report.

Reason Key: Significant effect in 2 or more electoral divisions;

Corporate Priorities : Caring for the vulnerable; Delivering better services;

Divisions Affected: (All Divisions);

Contact: Nan Hogg Email: Tel: 01772 531540, Debbie Ormerod Email:

Date of decision: 08/02/2024

Effective from: 14/02/2024