Issue details

New Primary School Provider Recommendation

To seek delegated authority to enable the Director responsible for Childrens Services to determine, in consultation with the Lead Member for Childrens Services, which new primary proposals should be recommended for approval by the Regional Schools Commissioner, to run new primary schools in Shinfield (Shinfield West), Arborfield (Arborfield Green) and Wokingham Town (Matthews Green).

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: None Specific;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/06/2018

Decision due: 26 Jul 2018 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Children's Services - Pauline Helliar-Symons

Lead director: Director of Children's Services - Carol Cammiss

Department: Education

Contact: Piers Brunning Email: Tel: 0118 974 6084.

Consultation process

The Wokingham Primary School Places Strategy 2018 to 2028 (which includes these schemes) is currently being consulted on through the Wokingham on-line consultation tool.

Reference Number: WBC1036

Reason For Consideration: This is a matter of public interest, which will result in Wokingham leasing assets with a multi-million pound value to the successful academy trusts.


Agenda items


  • New Primary School Provider Recommendation