Consultation To Become An Academy

Cedars Primary School and Nursery are consulting to join Grand Union Partnership (GUP)

Academy Conversion Consultation

The Governing Body are consulting with key stakeholders regarding a proposal to convert from being a Local Authority Maintained School to become an Academy and join the Grand Union Partnership MAT.

As with all key decisions, our governors are committed to putting the best interests of our children, our staff and the wider community at the centre of the process. The consultation period will run from 10th June until 5th July 2024.

The FAQs included within this webpage will be updated throughout this period to address questions raised through this period. If you would like to raise questions via email you can do so by using the following email address:

We have written to key stakeholders and meetings have been scheduled to present the rationale for this decision and provide an opportunity for questions to be explored. These will take place on the following dates:

Meeting for parents and carers on:

  • Wednesday 19th June at 6.30pm
  • Thursday 20th June at 9.00am

Meeting for staff and unions:

  • Wednesday 19th June at 4.00pm


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