June 2021

Public Consultation – Proposal for change of defined age range at Withernsea High School

Notice is given in accordance with the School Organisation (Prescribed Alterations to Maintained Schools (England) Regulations 2013 that East Riding of Yorkshire Council intends to make a prescribed alteration to Withernsea High School, Hull Road, Withernsea, HU19 2EQ.

It is proposed that the age range of the school is reduced from 11 – 18 years to 11 – 16 years on 1 September 2021. The aim of the proposal is to enable the school to remove the Post-16 education provision.

Any person may object to or make comments on the proposal. 

Please click 'read more' for further information, including a letter to parents/carers, links to relevant documents and information on how to comment or object.

Letter to Parents/Carers

Please click the link below or go to the letters to parents page to view / download the following letter released today: 

23/06/21 - Public Consultation – Proposal for change of defined age range at Withernsea High School
(FAO parents/carers of students in all years)



Link to the official consultation page on the East Riding website

Link: https://www.eastriding.gov.uk/learning/schools-colleges-and-academies/school-organisation-and-planning-of-school-places 

A copy of the public notice and the full proposal are available to view/download on this page. 



Paper copies and feedback

Paper copies of the notice and proposal can also be obtained from:

School Organisation Officer
Pupil Services
East Riding of Yorkshire Council
County Hall
Cross Street
HU17 9BA.

Tel: (01482) 392100

Email: schoolorganisation@eastriding.gov.uk 



How to comment or object

Within four weeks from the date of publication of this proposal, any person may object or make comments on the proposal by sending them by email to, or by post to, the contact details given above.

Objections or comments should be received by the School Organisation Officer by 4.30pm on Friday 23 July, 2021.