The findings of the independent impact assessment, commissioned by Llanfyllin High School and relating to the affects of the council imposing 5.2 regulation has been published and is available to download below.
The ten-page report discusses the potentially devastating impact of Changes to Transport Policy from Sept 2016 on the High School.
“The wider implications both economically and socially on the community of Llanfyllin can only be imagined. However, Powys Council’s demonstration of faith in the community and its school, in reviewing regulation 5.2 to enable Llanfyllin to continue to use its budget as it sees fit, is vital for reassuring local families that they have a positive future in the area.”
“…and risk under-performing in relation to their predicted grades, the loss of pupil numbers will have devastating and rapidly impacting effects on the remaining children,”
“As one parent stated: ‘My children are worrying about their schooling. Think of the impact on the children, the town and the community.‘ “
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