At the meeting of the council’s Executive Board on 14 December 2016 the decision was made to proceed with the proposal to permanently increase the admission number of Hovingham Primary School from 60 to 90 from September 2017 increasing the overall capacity of the school from 420 to 630 places.

Please use this link to view the report (item 126).

Hovingham Primary School statutory proposal and notice period

At its meeting on 21 September 2016, Leeds City Council’s Executive Board approved the publication of a Statutory Notice relating to the expansion of Hovingham Primary School.

A formal proposal has now been published. This is known as a statutory notice, which is published at the start of a period during which representations can be made to the local authority. The statutory notice period runs from 4 October 2016 to 4pm on 1 November 2016.

The proposal is to expand primary provision at Hovingham Primary School from a capacity of 420 pupils to 630 pupils, with an increase in the admission number from 60 to 90 with effect from September 2017. The full statutory notice is available to view via this link:

Please do not submit responses to the statutory notice using this site. Any responses should be made in writing to The Sufficiency & Participation Team, c/o Leeds Town Hall, PO Box 837, Leeds City Council, LS1 9PZ, or by email to to reach us no later than 4pm on 1 November 2016.

Consultation on the proposal to expand Hovingham Primary School from September 2017

We are seeking your views on the following proposal:

To expand Hovingham Primary School from a capacity of 420 to 630 pupils and to increase the admission limit in reception from 60 to 90 pupils from September 2017.

This consultation will run from Monday 13 June 2016 to Friday 8 July at 4pm and during this time there will be drop-in sessions at the school where you can have your say or find out more.

The drop-in sessions will be held at Hovingham Primary School as follows:

Wednesday 15th June – 3:00- 3:45pm

Wednesday 15th June – 5:00-6:30pm

Friday 1st July – 8:30-10:00am

You may leave a comment or discuss this proposal by clicking the ‘leave a comment’ button at the bottom of the page.

If you wish to respond formally, please click on the link here to take our online survey.

You can find out more information from our consultation document

Consultation booklet Hovingham Primary

You can contribute to this part of the discussion until Friday 8 July at 4pm.

If any of the information above is required in large print / Braille / alternative language version of the document please contact us.


Leeds City Council, PO Box 837, Sufficiency & Participation Team, c/o Leeds Town Hall, Leeds, LS1 9PZ