Agenda

West Northamptonshire Schools Forum - Tuesday 2nd July 2024 2.00 pm

Venue: remotely and at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDyc2cNcl19OvcGOCuZDTBQ

Contact: James Edmunds  Email: democraticservices@westnorthants.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for absence and Forum Membership Changes

2.

Declarations of Interest

Members are asked to declare any interest and the nature of that interest which they may have in any of the items under consideration at this meeting.

3.

Election of Chair for 2024-25

4.

Election of Vice-Chair for 2024-25

5.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 103 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 14 February 2024.

6.

DSG Provisional Outturn including carry forward requests and school balances pdf icon PDF 168 KB

Emily Cooledge

Additional documents:

7.

Administrative arrangements for allocation of central government grants pdf icon PDF 466 KB

Beth Baines

Additional documents:

8.

Schools Funding 2025-26 Consultation - process and timelines

Emily Cooledge – verbal update

9.

Early Years Funding 2025-26 Consultation - process and timelines

Beth Baines – verbal update

10.

High Needs Project Update pdf icon PDF 148 KB

Andy Pymm

Additional documents:

11.

Forward Plan

Standing items (if required)

·         DSG Monitoring

·         DfE / ESFA Funding announcements

·         School Budgets

·         High Needs

·         Early Years

·         National Funding Formula

 

22 October 2024

Schools Funding 2025-26 – consultation proposals

Early Years Central Expenditure 2025-26 – consultation proposals

 

11 December 2024

Schools Funding 2025-26 – outcome of consultation and consideration of final proposals – votes required on individual items.

Early Years Budget 2025-26 – outcome of consultation and consideration of final proposals, including vote on central expenditure.

 

4 February 2025

WNC Budget Proposals 2025-26

Schools Forum meeting dates 2025-26

 

20 May 2025

Election of Chair for 2025-26

Election of Vice Chair for 2025-26

Administrative arrangements for allocation of central government grants

12.

Urgent Business

The Chair to advise whether they have agreed to any items of urgent business being admitted to the agenda.