Agenda and decisions

Agenda and decisions

Venue: by video conference

Contact: Committee Administrator  Email: democratic@denbighshire.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES

Decision:

Dominic Oakes (Vice-Chair) and Councillor Rachel Flynn

 

2.

DECLARATION OF INTERESTS pdf icon PDF 116 KB

Members to declare any personal or prejudicial interests in any business identified to be considered at this meeting.

Decision:

Councillor Ellie Chard declared a personal interest as Governor of Ysgol Tir Morfa

 

3.

URGENT MATTERS AS AGREED BY THE CHAIR

Notice of items which, in the opinion of the Chair, should be considered at the meeting as a matter of urgency pursuant to Section 100B(4) of the Local Government Act 1972.

Decision:

No urgent matters had been raised.

 

4.

MINUTES OF LAST MEETING pdf icon PDF 213 KB

To receive and approve the minutes of the Denbighshire SACRE meeting held on 5 February 2020 (copy enclosed).

Decision:

Agreement on the recommendation was by consensus.  No formal vote was taken.

 

RESOLVED that the minutes of the SACRE meeting held on 5 February 2020 be received and approved as a correct record.

 

5.

SACRE DRAFT ANNUAL REPORT 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 116 KB

To consider and approve the draft SACRE Annual Report 2019/20 (copy enclosed).

Additional documents:

Decision:

Agreement on the recommendation was by consensus.  No formal vote was taken.

 

RESOLVED that –

 

(a)       the Annual Report of Denbighshire SACRE for 2019 – 2020 be approved as an accurate account of SACRE’s work, and

 

(b)       the Local Education Authority be requested to arrange for the report to be translated into Welsh and made available to all schools and colleges in Denbighshire and other recipients as required by law and as identified in the report.

 

6.

ANALYSIS OF INSPECTION REPORTS pdf icon PDF 74 KB

To receive the analysis of recent Estyn Inspection Reports (copy enclosed).

 

Additional documents:

Decision:

Agreement on the recommendation was by consensus.  No formal vote was taken.

 

RESOLVED that –

 

(a)       the report be received and noted;

 

(b)       a letter be sent to the schools inspected informing them that their Inspection Report had been considered, congratulating them on the good features identified and reminding them of the services of the RE Adviser and School Improvement Officers in relation to any areas for development or key issues needing addressing, and

 

(c)        the Local Authority be requested to distribute the above letters.

 

7.

CURRICULUM FOR WALES 2022 pdf icon PDF 177 KB

To update SACRE on the progress of Welsh Government and schools’ preparation for the new curriculum.

 

Decision:

Agreement on the recommendation was by consensus.  No formal vote was taken.

 

RESOLVED that the verbal update from the RE Adviser be received and noted.

 

8.

DATE OF NEXT MEETING

To be confirmed.

Decision:

The dates of future SACRE meetings in 2021 had been confirmed as follows –

2 February (Tuesday), 24 June (Thursday) and 20 October (Wednesday).