Due to COVID-19 the timelines outlined within the consultation papers will change, and the arrangements for holding public consultation meetings will be put in place when COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted. In the meantime views on the proposed changes can be submitted and will be considered.
Our consultation on proposed changes to the Council’s Admissions and Placing Request Policy, for placing requests for primary and secondary schools which opened on 16 March 2020 remains open. The consultation was due to end in May 2020 but due to the impact on coronavirus which meant public consultation meetings could not be held the consultation period has been extended until the 31 March 2021.
In accordance with the Schools (Consultation) (Scotland) Act 2010 we are seeking views from members of the community, interest groups and parents on amendments to the Admissions and Placing Request Policy, which include the following proposals:
There are a number of ways you can get involved:
Further information on proposals (PDF 288KB)
Further information on the proposed changes, and how to participate in the consultation is contained within the Proposal Paper.
Chief Education Officer
West Dunbartonshire Council
16 Church Street