Agenda and decisions

Venue: Remote Attendance Meeting

Contact: Janet Kelly 01352 702301  Email: janet.kelly@flintshire.gov.uk

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Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

To receive any apologies.

 

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Decision:

Councillor Gladys Healey and Mrs Wendy White

2.

Declarations of Interest (Including Whipping Declarations)

To receive any Declarations and advise Members accordingly.

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Decision:

There were no declarations of interest.

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 125 KB

To confirm as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 21 October, 2021.

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Decision:

That, subject to the amendment listed above, the minutes be approved as a correct record and signed by the Chairman.

4.

Forward Work Programme and Action Tracking pdf icon PDF 82 KB

To consider the Forward Work Programme of the Education Youth & Culture Overview & Scrutiny Committee and to inform the Committee of progress against actions from previous meetings.

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Decision:

(a)     That the Forward Work Programme be noted;

(b)     That the Facilitator, in consultation with the Chair of the Committee, be authorised to vary the Forward Work Programme between meetings, as the need arises; and

(c)     That the progress made in completing the outstanding actions be noted.

5.

Supporting Service Children in Education Update pdf icon PDF 124 KB

To provide the Committee with an update on how Flintshire schools are supporting service children.

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Decision:

(a)     That the Committee note and commend the progress of the work of the Education and Youth Portfolio in supporting schools to meet the needs of Service children in Education;

 

(b)     That the Chairman, on behalf of the Committee, write to Mr. Peter Hawley and Connah’s Quay High School to thank him for his presentation and for the work being undertaken to support Service children In Education; and

 

(c)     That the Chairman of the Council be asked to write to Mr. Peter Hawley and Connah’s Quay High School to thank him for his presentation and for the work being undertaken to support Service children In Education, on behalf of the Council.

6.

Welsh in Education Strategic 10 year Plan 2022 - 2032 pdf icon PDF 134 KB

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Decision:

That the Education, Youth & Culture Overview & Scrutiny Committee note the draft consultation for the Welsh in Education Strategic Plan 2022-2032

7.

Flintshire Summer of Fun and Summer Playschemes pdf icon PDF 121 KB

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Decision:

(a)     That the Committee is reassured that children and young people in Flintshire had the opportunity to access and benefit from a range of valuable activities over the summer holidays through the Flintshire Playschemes and Summer of Fun Programme; and

(b)     That the Committee commend the significant effort by Council Officers and Officers in key partner organisations in delivering the successful programmes quickly and safely, particularly within challenging timescales.