STATUTORY PROPOSAL FOR WEST WOODBURN FIRST SCHOOLNotice ID: BRA1651567
NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY COUNCIL
STATUTORY PROPOSAL FOR WEST WOODBURN FIRST SCHOOL
Notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 15(1) of the Education and Inspections Act 2006, that it is the intention of Northumberland County Council, County Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 2EF to discontinue (close) the following school;
West Woodurn First School, West Woodburn, Hexham, Northumberland, NE48 2RX with effect from 31 August 2020.
West Woodburn First School is a local authority maintained community school and forms part of the Haydon Bridge Partnership of schools. The school is also federated with Otterburn First School as part of The River Rede Federation, formed in 2019.
Copies of this proposal may be obtained from :
School Organisation and Resources Team Northumberland County Council County Hall, Morpeth Northumberland NE61 2EF
and from the Council's website at
Copies of the full Statutory Proposal may be obtained from:
The School Organisation and Resources Team Education and Skills
Wellbeing and Community Health Services Northumberland County Council County Hall, Morpeth Northumberland NE61 2EF
or from the Council's website at
Submission of Objections and Comments on Proposals Within four weeks after the date of publication of the above proposal (i.e. by midnight on Thursday, 9 April 2020), any person may object to or make comments on the proposal to extend the age range of West Woodburn First School by sending their written representations to: the Executive Director of Adult Social Care and Children's Services, County Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 2EF, or by email to
Publication Date: 12 March 2020
Executive Director of Adult Social Care and Children's Services