Venue: Committee Room One, County Offices, Newland, Lincoln Lincs LN1 1YL. View directions

Contact: Steve Blagg  Democratic Services Officer

No. Item


Opening Reflections


Apologies for Absence/Member Changes


Declarations of Members' Interests


Minutes of the Previous Meeting of SACRE held on 26 November 2019 pdf icon PDF 230 KB


Correspondence Received by the Chairman (if any)


Summary of OFSTED Inspections of Lincolnshire Schools with reference to provision for pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development pdf icon PDF 423 KB

(To receive a report by Wendy Harrison, RE Adviser, summarising Ofsted Inspections with reference to SMSC since the previous meeting)


WIRE Award (Widening Inclusivity in Religious Education) pdf icon PDF 773 KB

(To receive a report by Wendy Harrison, RE Advisor, in connection with the WIRE award, which seeks to encourage all schools in Lincolnshire to be increasingly proactive with their RE. An explanation of what the project is all about is summarised in the attached paper)


Budget Update for the financial years 2019/20 and 2020/21

(To receive a verbal report by Jill Chandar-Nair, Inclusion and Attendance Manager, in connection with details of SACRE's budget for the financial years 2019/20 and 2020/21. There is currently £4,500 left in the budget to the end of March 2020. Carry forwards are not permitted as this is reserve funding. Details of the 2020/21 budget are not available yet but it is believed it is the same as 2019/20, which is £30000, but this figure needs to be confirmed.)


North and North East Lincolnshire - Lincolnshire Agreed Syllabus

(A verbal report by Wendy Harrison, RE Adviser and Gillian Georgiou, Diocesan RE Adviser. Both North and North East Lincolnshire Councils are intending to make a formal approach to Lincolnshire SACRE to pursue adopting the Lincolnshire Agreed Syllabus for RE in their respective regions).


SACRE Website and Facebook

(This item has been discussed in the past by SACRE. The County Council's website team have now stated that they are ready to develop a website for SACRE. It is suggested that the following items are included on the website and on a FACEBOOK site for SACRE - information about SACRE and what it does; membership of SACRE; Annual Reports; Agreed Syllabus; role of Diocese and Local Authority in relation to RE and collective worship and national links, etc)  


Training Session for SACRE

(Wendy Harrison, RE Adviser and Gillian Georgiou, Diocesan RE Adviser, will update SACRE members on the role of SACRE and the new Education Inspection Framework. This will be accompanied by a power point presentation)


Work with schools: Assessment Hubs

(Wendy Harrison, RE Adviser will provide information about new RE assessment hubs around the county)


NASACRE AGM, London, Monday 18 May 2020

(The AGM of NASACRE has been arranged for Monday 18 May 2020. A volunteer(s) are sought to attend the conference. A report of the event is normally written by the attendee(s) for SACRE)


Diocesan Advisor's Report pdf icon PDF 177 KB

(To receive a report from Gillian Georgiou, Diocesan RE Adviser, in connection with work undertaken in the Diocese since the previous meeting)


Reflections at the next meeting

(A volunteer is sought to do reflections at the next meeting of SACRE)


Date and Time of the Next Meeting - 2pm on Tuesday 23 June 2020



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