Children's Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 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 320 KB

To confirm the Minutes of the Meeting held on 7 January 2020.



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 120 KB

To receive and consider the Children’s Services Performance Indicators.

Additional documents:


Corporate Parenting Board Review pdf icon PDF 510 KB

To receive a report giving details of the new Corporate Parenting Board’s structure.



School Performance Indicators and Ofsted reports pdf icon PDF 232 KB

To receive a report containing details of the latest Ofsted reports since the last meeting of the Committee and other schools’ performance indicators.


SEND Strategy and Action Plan pdf icon PDF 255 KB

To receive and consider the Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Strategy and Action Plan report.

Additional documents:


Wokingham Young Carers Service pdf icon PDF 156 KB

To receive and consider the Wokingham Young Carers Service report.

Additional documents:


Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 196 KB

To consider the Committee’s forward plan.


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 Paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Act (as amended) as appropriate.


Schools causing concern - part 2

A report containing details of schools causing concern will be considered in a part 2 report.

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