Education and Adoption Bill

Amendments
to be moved
on report

[Supplementary to the Marshalled List]

Clause 7

LORD STOREY

BARONESS PINNOCK

 

Page 6, line 8, at end insert—

“( )     In determining whether to make an Academy order in respect of a
maintained school in England, the Secretary of State must consider
the availability of a suitable sponsor with a value added measure
above the national average.

( )     If no suitable sponsor is available, the Secretary of State must
appoint as a sponsor a willing council-maintained school or local
authority with a value added measure above the national average.”

Clause 10

LORD WATSON OF INVERGOWRIE

LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

 

Page 7, line 28, at end insert—

“( )     In facilitating the conversion under subsection (1), the governing
body must ensure that parents and staff of the school are fully
informed of the steps being taken.”

After Clause 12

LORD STOREY

BARONESS PINNOCK

 

Insert the following new Clause—

“Inspection of Academies

Before section 9 of the Academies Act 2010 insert—

“8A Inspection of Academies

Before a coasting school is converted into an Academy by virtue of
this Act, and of section 61 or 62 of EIA 2006 (schools requiring
significant improvement or schools requiring special measures),
the Chief Inspector of Education, Children’s Services and Skills
must inspect and report on the person with whom it is anticipated
the Secretary of State will enter into an Academy arrangement.””

Prepared 11th December 2015