Ysgol Bryn Derw expansion - Kimberley building

Formal consultation to increase the capacity of Ysgol Bryn Derw by 28 pupil places with effect from April 2022

Newport City Council is consulting on the following proposal:

To increase the capacity of Ysgol Bryn Derw by 28 places with effect from April 2022;

Download the Report to the Cabinet Member for Education and Skills (pdf)

Download the associated Decision Schedule (pdf)

Download the Fairness and Equality Impact Assessment (pdf)

Consultation

The consultation ran from 21 June 2021 until 1 August 2021.

The consultation process represented an opportunity for people to learn about the proposal, ask questions and make comments.

Download the full formal consultation document (pdf)

Download the everyday summary version of the consultation document (pdf)

Download the ASD-friendly version of the consultation document (pdf)

Any negative responses made during the consultation period are not counted as objections to the proposal, and instead are counted as adverse comments. Objections to a proposal can only be registered after the publication of a statutory notice which is the second stage in the proposal.

The consultation eneded at midnight, 1 August 2021.

Consultation report

View the consultation report (pdf) which summarises the consultation and engagement process, comments received and the council's response.

Publication of Statutory Notice

The Cabinet Member has considered all views expressed and responses received during the formal consultation process and has decided to proceed with the proposal to statutory notice stage.

Statutory Notice Period 15 October – 11 November 2021

The statutory notice period allows people to express their views in support of or objection to the proposal.

Download the Statutory Notice (pdf)

Download the Report to the Cabinet Member (pdf)

Download the updated Fairness and Equality Impact Assessment (pdf)

Download the associated Decision Schedule (pdf)

What happens next? 

If no objections are received following the publication of the statutory proposal, the Cabinet Member will make the final decision whether to proceed.

If any objections are received and not subsequently withdrawn during this notice period, the council’s Cabinet will determine the final decision.