Proposal to cease to maintain a school - Woodfield Community Primary School

Information on the proposed closure of Woodfield Community Primary School from 31 December 2022.

Representation period extended to 5pm on 13 October

The Woodfield Community Primary School statutory representation period has been extended by one week due to the period of national mourning and will now close at 5pm on 13 October 2022.


Notice is given in accordance with section 15(1) of the Education and Inspections Act 2006 that North Yorkshire County Council, County Hall, Northallerton, DL7 8AD, intends to discontinue Woodfield Community Primary School, Woodfield Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 4HZ on 31 December 2022.

The proposal also includes revised school catchment area arrangements that would apply, in the event of closure, from 1 January 2023.

Copies of the complete proposal can be obtained from:

Strategic Planning Children and Young People's Service,
North Yorkshire County Council,
County Hall,
Northallerton,
DL7 8AD

And more information is available in the statutory proposals document.

Within four weeks from the date of publication of this proposal, any person may object to or make comments on the proposal by sending them to Strategic Planning - Children and Young People's Service, North Yorkshire County Council, County Hall, Northallerton, DL7 8AD, or emailing schoolorganisation@northyorks.gov.uk by 5pm on 6 October 2022.

Signed: B. Khan

Assistant Chief Executive

(Legal and democratic services)

Publication Date: 8 September 2022

Supporting documents