Decision details

Instrument of Government – The Thames Federation

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children and Education

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

Further to the decision taken by the governing body of Melcombe Primary School on 1 May 2018 and the governing body of Bayonne/James Lee on 29 June 2018 to enter into a hard governance federation, it is necessary to prepare an instrument of government for the federation.

Decision:

Approval is given for the instrument of government for the hard federation established from 1 September 2019 as outlined in Appendix 1 attached to this report.

Proposal for the governing body of Melcombe Primary School to federate with the governing body of Bayonne/James Lee.  All schools are within, and maintained by, the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.

These proposals have been prepared in accordance with, and following the process set out, in The School Governance (Constitution) (England) Regulations 2012 and The School Governance (Federations) (England) Regulations 2012.

 

Reasons for the decision:

An instrument of government is needed for the federation to align governance through a single governing body commencing 1 September 2019. 

 

Alternative options considered:

N/A

Publication date: 07/06/2019

Date of decision: 22/05/2019

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