Statutory proposal to close Dumbleton site thereby reducing the School's capacity to 80 pupils


Oak Hill CE Primary School’s Board of Governors is proposing to make a significant change to the School by closing the satellite site in Dumbleton.  A copy of the statutory notice and accompanying documents are provided below.

If this proposal is approved by Gloucestershire County Council it will permanently unite the whole school community on one site in Alderton and reduced the School’s capacity to 80 pupils.

A public consultation ran between Monday 20 November 2023 and midday on Monday 18 December 2023, including a public meeting held in the Alderton School Hall on Monday 4 December 2023 at 6pm.

Click here to view Gloucestershire County Council's report on the proposed closure of the Dumbleton site which was published on 10 January 2024. 

We are pleased to note the report recommends the Cabinet Member for Education shoud approve the proposal taking effect on 25 March 2024.

A final decision is due from the GCC Cabinet Member for Education (Cllr Philip Robinson) by 29 February 2024.

Click to Download 201123 Legislation Statutory Instrument and Statutory Guidance [pdf 319KB] Click to Download
Click to Download Feedback and Representations Form Prescribed Alteration Proposal [pdf 34KB] Click to Download
Click to Download 201123 Timeline for Prescribed Alteration Proposal [pdf 313KB] Click to Download
Click to Download 201123 Statutory Proposal Notice - Prescribed Alteration to Maintained School - November 2023 [pdf 144KB] Click to Download