So what is happening in Education Scrutiny?

Swansea Councils education scrutiny body, the Schools Performance Scrutiny Panel, has the role of providing ongoing challenge to schools performance in order to ensure that pupils in Swansea are receiving a high quality education and that it is meeting its objectives to improve schools standards and pupil attainment.

The up-coming meetings for this Panel are:

Thursday 17 May 2018 at 4.00pm

The panel speak to the Chief Education Officer about the key issues facing education over the coming year.  Councillors will then discuss their work programme.

Thursday 7 June 2018 at 4.00pm

Councillors will look at how Swansea schools perform in Science subjects.  The Panel will speak to Headteachers from 2 comprehensive, the leader of learning for Science at ERW along with the relevant officer/s from Swansea Council.

You can find copies of all scrutiny agendas here  (the papers for both meetings will be available at the end of the week prior to the meeting).

These are open meetings and members of the public are welcome to observe from the public gallery.
For more information about scrutiny more generally you can visit our website at


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