The Local Authority is undertaking a consultation on its proposed admission arrangements for Community and Voluntary Controlled Schools for September 2022. Where requested, the Local Authority is also consulting on behalf of Voluntary Aided, Foundation, Trust and Academy schools.

The proposed admission arrangements can be found on the Council website at: https://www.southtyneside.gov.uk/article/36364/School-admissions (from 1 October 2021). There are no changes proposed to admission arrangements for 2023 for local Authority Community and Voluntary Controlled Schools.

Please note the proposal from Whitburn CE Academy to decrease the Published Admission Number (PAN) in their 6th form provision.

The consultation period commences on 1 October 2021 and concludes on 19 November 2021.