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Lifelong Learning Committee - 4 November 2015

A Meeting of the Lifelong Learning Committee will be held in the Gannochy Suite, First Floor, Dewar's Centre, Glover Street, Perth on Wednesday 4 November 2015 at 2.00pm.

If you have any queries please contact Scott Hendry on (01738) 475126 or Christina Flynn on (01738) 475450.

Those attending the meeting are requested to ensure that all mobile phones and other communication devices are switched off.

Members

Councillors B Band (Convener), G Walker (Vice Convener), C Gillies, K Howie, G Laing, E Maclachlan, A Munro, D Pover, C Shiers, L Simpson, A Stewart, B Vaughan, W Wilson, Mrs H Bridge, Mrs P Duncan, Mrs P Giles, Mr I Jackson, Mrs A McAuley and Mrs M McFarlane.

AGENDA

1.         Welcome and Apologies

2.         Declarations of Interest

3.         Minutes

(i)         Minute of Meeting of the Lifelong Learning Committee of 26 August 2015 for approval and signature

(ii)        Minute of meeting of Attendance Sub-Committee of 21 May 2015 for noting

(iii)       Minute of meeting of the School Estate Sub-Committee of 4 June 2015 for noting

(iv)       Minute of meeting of Attendance Sub-Committee of 3 September 2015 for noting

(v)        Minute of meeting of Joint Negotiating Committee for Teaching Staff of 16 June 2015 for noting

4.         Perth and Kinross Community Planning Partnership

(i)         icon Minute of meeting of Economy and Lifelong Learning Group of 29 May 2015 for noting [115Kb]

(ii)        icon Briefing Note by Executive Lead Officer [376Kb]

(iii)       icon Children, Young People and Families Partnership - Briefing Note by Executive Lead Officer [121Kb](copy herewith) (Pages 25-28)

*5.       icon Education and Children's Services Six Month Performance Summary 2015 [220Kb] - Joint Report by Senior Depute Chief Executive (Equality, Community Planning and Public Service Reform) and Director (Social Work) (copy herewith 15/505) (Pages 29-46)

*6.       icon Attainment in Perth and Kinross Schools 2015 [427Kb] - Report by Director (Education and Children's Services) (copy herewith 15/506) (Pages 47-68)

7.         icon Devolved School Management (DSM) Review [219Kb] - Report by Director (Education and Children's Services) (copy herewith 15/507) (Pages 69-96)

8.         icon Update Report on Attendance Recording, Management Guidance and Operational Procedures [137Kb] - Report by Director (Education and Children's Services) (copy herewith 15/508) (Pages 97-106)

9.         icon Update Report on Kinship Care [188Kb] - Report by Director (Education and Children's Services) (copy herewith 15/509) (Pages 107-116)

10.       icon Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014: Financial Arrangements to Support the Implementation of Continuing Care (Part 11) [138Kb] - Report by Director (Social Work) (copy herewith 15/510) (Pages 117-126)

11.       icon Measuring Impact - Evidence2Success/Early Years Collaborative [337Kb] - Report by Director (Education and Children's Services) (copy herewith 15/511)(Pages 127-146)

12.       icon Getting it Right for Every Child in Perth and Kinross: Wellbeing Survey [217Kb] - Report by Director (Social Work) (copy herewith 15/512) (Pages 147- 168)

13.       icon School Terms and Holidays and School Closure Days 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 [140Kb] - Report by Director (Education and Children's Services) (copy herewith 15/513) (Pages 169-184)

14.       icon Proposals for Straloch and Struan Primary Schools [120Kb] - Report by Director (Education and Children's Services) (copy herewith 15/514) (Pages 185-190)

15.       icon Establishment of a New Secondary School in Perth [182Kb] - Report by Director (Education and Children's Services) (copy herewith 15/515) (Pages 191-208)

16.       Securing the Future for Culture and Sport: Strategic Priorities for Culture and Sport 2016-2021 - Report by Senior Depute Chief Executive (Equality, Community Planning and Public Service Reform)

             PLEASE NOTE THAT THE ABOVE ITEM WAS SUBSEQUENTLY WITHDRAWN FROM THE AGENDA.

*NOTE Agenda Items 5 and 6 will also be submitted to the Scrutiny Committee on 2 December 2015.