In this issue
School admissions and transport update – Autumn term 2019
Updated SEND action plan
Surrey's Services for Schools Portal
Pupil Missing Out On Education collection dates for the academic year
Data Management Schedule for Autumn term 2019; Primary and Secondary
Advice for schools on how to prepare for Brexit
Surrey Children’s Services Academy Apprenticeships
Extending the Academies Risk Protection Arrangement (RPA) to Local Authority Maintained Schools (LAMS)
Emotional Literacy Support Assistant (ELSA) training for the autumn term 2019
Surrey Reading Aloud competition 2019
Surrey Music Hub: Autumn training courses for teachers
Duke of Edinburgh Award volunteering placements with Surrey Libraries
Foreword from Liz Mills
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School admissions and transport update – Autumn term 2019

The Admissions and Transport team has issued its autumn term update.
Please share this update with colleagues who have responsibility for school admissions, as well as with Governors or appropriate representatives from the Academy Trust.

The update includes important information on:
1. Admission arrangements for academies and foundation, trust and voluntary aided schools 2020 and 2021
2. Admission of children living in a refuge
3. In year applications 2019/20
4. Waiting lists and changes of address
5. Adding on roll dates and updating numbers on roll on SAM
6. Home to school measuring points
7. Requirement to write to parents of Y9 children about UTCs and Studio schools
8. New school admissions booklet 2020
9. Supporting parents through the admissions process
10. Coordination timetable 2020
11. Fair Access protocols 2019/20
12. Protocol for admission of children in care 2019/20
13. Surrey’s School Admissions Forum
14. Surrey’s home to school transport policy
15. Transport queries
16. Changes to the school day
17. Bad behaviour on school transport
18. Uncollected bus and train passes
19. Schools meeting home to school transport vehicles