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Commencement of Listening Period for Haltwhistle Re-organisation

26 March 2019, Haltwhistle

Following last term’s consultation period which ended on 3rd December 2018, WISE Academies has received initial approval from the Secretary of State for the closure of Haltwhistle Middle Academy and to extend the age range of Haltwhistle First Academy. Approval was received on 11th March 2019 for practical changes to be made to the Haltwhistle provision with effect from 1st September 2019.

WISE Academies has now commenced a listening period which will give parents and other stakeholders an opportunity to raise questions and seek clarification of how the change will be implemented.

The listening period booklet outlines the next stages in the process and provides additional information about the plans for change at Haltwhistle.  Comments and questions can be submitted to; or sent to WISE Academies Head Office, Consultations, Borodin Avenue, Sunderland SR5 4NX.

The closing date for these comments to be received is Friday 17th May 2019.