Decision details

SEND Capital Strategy: Expansion of Beaucroft School

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider a report of the Portfolio Holder for Children, Education, Skills and Early Help.




That from September 2022, Beaucroft Special School increase its funded capacity by an additional 80 places.


Reason for the decision


The decision follows from the meeting of Cabinet on Tuesday 27 July 2021, relating to the use of old Wimborne First School site to provide additional capacity to Beaucroft Special School as part of Dorset Council’s SEND Strategy – see Appendix 1 for the report.



Decision - SEND Capital Strategy: Expansion of Beaucroft School - Statutory Consultation Outcome - Dorset Council

Report author: Vik Verma

Publication date: 08/12/2021

Date of decision: 07/12/2021

Decided at meeting: 07/12/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 16/12/2021

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