Schools Forum - Thursday, 13th October, 2016 5.30 pm

Venue: Chase Community School

Contact: Sangeeta Brown 

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Membership and Apologies for Absence 17:30pm

Reported nominations for the vacant positions are being pursued. 


Declarations of Interest

Members are invited to identify any pecuniary, other pecuniary or non-pecuniary interests relevant to items on the agenda. 


Minutes and Matters Arising pdf icon PDF 241 KB

a.     Schools Forum meeting held on 6 July 2016 (attached)

b.     Education Resources Group meeting held on 16 September 2016

c.     Matters arising from these minutes


Items for Discussion and Information 17:50pm pdf icon PDF 176 KB

a.     Outturn Report 2015/16 and Budget Monitoring 2016/17 – Update (attached)

b.     Schools Balances 2015/16 (attached)

c.     Central Services Funded from the Dedicated Schools Grant and Education Services Grant – Update

d.     Discussion on Strategy for 2017/18 (to follow)

e.     School Funding Arrangements 2017/18 – Update (attached)

f.      High Needs Provision – Update (attached)

Additional documents:


Work Plan 19:00pm pdf icon PDF 139 KB


Any Other Business


Dates of Future Meetings

The date of the next meeting will be Thursday 8 December 2016 at 5.30pm at Chace Community School. 


Proposed dates for future meetings:


·       18 January 2017

·       1 March 2017

·       19 April 2017

·       5 July 2017


Exclusion of Press and Public

To consider passing a resolution under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972 excluding the press and public from the meeting for any  items of business moved to the part 2 on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in those paragraphs of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Act (as amended by the Local Government (Access to Information) (Variation) Order 2006) as listed on the agenda.