Issue details

Alternative Provision for Secondary Age Pupils

To update Cabinet Member on developments relating to Alternative Provision for secondary age students and seek approval to support an innovative proposal from Solihull Academy on how the local authority meets its statutory duty for provision immediately following the exclusion of a secondary age pupil, known as “Sixth day provision.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Involves Significant Expenditure/Savings;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/01/2021

Decision due: 22 Feb 2021 by CPH Children and Education Decision Session
Reason: Select Decision Making session

Lead member: CPH Children and Education

Lead director: Director of Children's Services & Skills

Department: Children's Services & Skills Directorate

Contact: Michele Sadler Michele Sadler Email: Email:

Consultation process

• Considered in the Summerfiled Education Centre consultation.
• Solihull Academy to consult on expanding their provision

Making Representations: 9 February 2021


Agenda items


  • Provision for permanently excluded seconday age pupils  
  • Provision for permanently excluded seconday age pupils