Education and Adoption Bill

Amendments
to be moved
on report

Clause 1

LORD WATSON OF INVERGOWRIE

LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

 

Page 1, line 16, at end insert—

“( )     The governing body must inform the parents of registered pupils
that the school has been notified that it is coasting.”

 

Page 1, line 16, at end insert—

“( )     An Academy may be defined as “coasting” if it comes under the
definition made by the Secretary of State by regulations under
subsection (2).

( )     The Secretary of State will serve a “coasting notice” where the
Academy is found to be coasting.

( )     A coasting notice must specify—

(a)   that the Academy Trust must submit a plan to the Secretary
of State setting out the actions to be taken to improve the
school sufficiently; and

(b)   the date by which the plan must be submitted.”

THE EARL OF LISTOWEL

 

Page 1, line 16, at end insert—

“( )     Regulations made under subsection (2) must specify that schools
may not be defined as coasting on the basis of school performance
data which include data relating to pupils absent for medical
reasons for more than 15 days in any one school year.”

Prepared 26th November 2015