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Proposal to Relocate Dechmont Infant School

The Consultation has now closed and a decision will be made by West Lothian Council Education Executive in due course.

Proposal

West Lothian Council agreed, on 18 January 2022, to undertake formal consultation on the proposal to relocate Dechmont Infant School.

Statutory Consultation

In terms of the Schools (Consultation)(Scotland) Act 2010 (the Act), any proposed changes to a school estate in this case relocation of an education establishment, requires Statutory Public Consultation.

The Consultation involves the parents/carers/children and staff of Dechmont Infant School, as well as all other key stakeholders associated with the school and statutory consultees as detailed in Schedule 2 of the Act.

Consultation Paper

The consultation paper is available electronically on the attached link  Dechmont Bangour Statutory Consultation Document [505KB]  

Consultation Meeting

A public meeting well be held at: Dechmont Infant School on Wednesday 21 September 2022 at 7pm

Consultation Period

The Consultation period has now closed.

This timescale adhered to the statutory consultation period for such circumstances which is a minimum of 6 consecutive weeks and include at least 30 school days.

Decision

The Consultation has now closed and a decision will be made by West Lothian Council Education Executive in due course.