Decision details

SACRE Agreed Syllabus - APR18/CMDN/125

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Education Skills and University

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To adopt the SACRE (Standing Advisory Council for Religious Education) .Agreed Syllabus

Reasons for the decision:

Each local Authority’s Agreed Syllabus has to be revised every five years. As Peterborough’s Agreed Syllabus was last reviewed in 2013, it was a statutory requirement for an Agreed Syllabus Conference to be formed to undertake its revision. Peterborough is in a tri county agreement with Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire and one adviser works across all three Local Authorities.


Alternative options considered:

There were no alternative options considered as this is a statutory requirement.


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Background Documents:

Section 375 and Schedule 31 of the Education Act 1996


Publication date: 10/04/2018

Date of decision: 10/04/2018

Effective from: 14/04/2018

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