Issue details

Decision report following the 4-week formal statutory notice consultation period on a proposal to amalgamate Westminster Cathedral and St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Primary Schools with effect from 1 September 2022

To recommend that the Cabinet Member for Education and Young People for Westminster Council takes a decision on whether or not to proceed with the amalgamation as set out in the Statutory Notice Proposal issued on the 6/1/2022 to end on 3/02/2022. A decision to publish a decision to proceed is in two parts:


Part 1: In accordance with 15(1) of the Education and Inspection Act 2006 that Westminster Council discontinues Westminster Cathedral RC Primary School on 31 August 2022.


Part 2: That Westminster Council will seek to incorporate pupils from Westminster Cathedral RC Primary School into St Vincent de Paul RC Primary School with a planned Published Admissions Number of 30 pupils from reception entry September 2022.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/01/2022

Decision due: Not before 11th Feb 2022 by Cabinet Member for Young People and Learning

Lead director: Bi-borough Director of Education

Contact: Wendy Anthony, Head of School Place Planning and Access to Education Email: Email: