Agenda

Somerset Schools Forum
Wednesday 9th October 2019 10.00 am

Venue: Long Sutton Golf Club

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** Agenda Guidance Notes** pdf icon PDF 19 KB

1.

Welcome, Introduction and Apologies.

2.

Notes of the Previous Meetings held on 27 June (attached) and 10 July (to follow) and matters arising pdf icon PDF 48 KB

Matters Arising:

 

27th June:

-        The opportunity for joint funding / trading – to be considered at this afternoons workshop

-        Top slicing approach mechanism for delivery – to be considered at this afternoons workshop

 

10th July:

-        DSG Recovery Plan to be recirculated with amended formatting - complete

-        Letter submitted to the Secretary of State alongside the DSG Recovery Plan to be circulated to Forum members - complete

-        Early Years Sub Group – a more detailed report is included as a part of today’s agenda

-        Academy balances – included as an item for information on today’s agenda

-        Consideration of the Budget Stakeholder Engagement Consultation - a briefing has been arranged for Forum members.

3.

Director of Children's Services Update - verbal update

4.

SSE Update - verbal update

5.

National Funding Formula Updates and Changes pdf icon PDF 55 KB

Sub-Group Updates

6.

Early Years Sub Group Update pdf icon PDF 61 KB

7.

High Needs Sub Group Update (to follow) pdf icon PDF 190 KB

Additional documents:

Items for Information

8.

Academy Balances pdf icon PDF 58 KB

9.

Themed Audit Schools Expenditure 2019-20 pdf icon PDF 113 KB

Additional documents:

10.

Schools Financial Value Standard (SFVS) 2018-19. pdf icon PDF 39 KB

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Any other business