Decision details

Schools Funding and Dedicated Schools Grant 2021-22

Decision Maker: CPH Children and Education Decision Session

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Report sets out the details of the Dedicated Schools Grant for 2021-22 and how that has been used to calculate school budgets for 2021-22


The Cabinet Member RESOLVED to:

(i)  Approve school budgets as detailed in paragraph 4.4 to 4.7;

(ii)  Approve an increase of 3% in top-up rates payable to special schools (paragraph 5.3), and note the requirement to provide funding for teacher pay and pension grants in addition to this;

(iii)   Approve Early Years hourly rates as shown in paragraph 6.22; and

(iv)  Note the Forum approved decisions in relation to central services as described in section 7.

Report author: CPH Children and Education Decision Session

Publication date: 23/02/2021

Date of decision: 22/02/2021

Decided at meeting: 22/02/2021 - CPH Children and Education Decision Session

Effective from: 03/03/2021

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