Children's Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Tuesday, 22nd January, 2019 7.00 pm

Venue: David Hicks 1 - Civic Offices, Shute End, Wokingham RG40 1BN

Contact: Luciane Bowker  Democratic & Electoral Services Specialist

No. Item



To receive any apologies for absence.


Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 112 KB

To confirm the Minutes of the Meeting held on 20 November 2019.



Declaration of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest.


Public Question Time

To answer any public questions.


A period of 30 minutes will be allowed for members of the public to ask questions submitted under notice.


The Council welcomes questions from members of the public about the work of this Committee.


Subject to meeting certain timescales, questions can relate to general issues concerned with the work of the Committee or an item which is on the Agenda for this meeting.  For full details of the procedure for submitting questions please contact the Democratic Services Section on the numbers given below or go to


Member Question Time

To answer any Member questions.


Children's Services Performance Indicators pdf icon PDF 93 KB

To consider a report on the latest Children’s Services Key Peformance Indicators.

Additional documents:


Quality Assurance Framework/Annual Quality Assurance Report pdf icon PDF 88 KB

To consider the Quality Assurance Framework and the Annual Quality Assurance Report.

Additional documents:


Innovations Programme Update pdf icon PDF 76 KB

To consider an update on the Innovations Programme.

Additional documents:


SEND Strategy pdf icon PDF 76 KB

To consider the Council’s SEND Strategy.

Additional documents:


School Performance Indicators and Ofsted Reports pdf icon PDF 262 KB

To consider a report setting out details of school performance and the most recent Ofsted inspection reports.


Forward Programme pdf icon PDF 53 KB

To consider the Committee’s Forward Programme.


Exclusion of the Public

That under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972, the public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraphs 1 and 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Act (as amended) as appropriate.


Schools causing concern - Part 2

A report indicating schools that are causing concern and the actions being taken will be considered in Part 2 session.

Any other items which the Chairman decides are urgent

A Supplementary Agenda will be issued by the Chief Executive if there are any other items to consider under this heading