Issue details

Closure of Carisbrooke College 6th Form - Final Decision

The closure of the 6th Form at Carisbrooke College. The provision has not been operational since 2016. All students since that date have attended the 6th Form provision at Medina College. This report is required to formalise the above situation.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant impact on communities or those working in two or more electoral divisions;

Decision status: For Determination

Electoral Divisions affected: Carisbrooke and Gunville;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 01/07/2021

Decision due: 16 Dec 2021 by Cabinet

Considered on: 15 Dec 2021 by Corporate Scrutiny Committee

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children's Services, Education and Lifelong Skills

Lead director: Assistant Director of Children's Services (Education and Inclusion)

Contact: Martin Shefferd.


The Governing Board ran a consultation (in line with the Department for Education’s publication “Making Significant Changes (“prescribed alterations”) to Maintained Schools) for four weeks (as set out in the regulations) between 9th November 2020 and 6th December 2020. No objections were received.