Schools Forums were set up to give schools greater involvement in the distribution of funding within their Local Authority. They became mandatory in January 2013 and the powers of the Forum have grown with changes to school funding regulations.
The Schools Forum has a consultative role in relation to: formula change, contracts, financial issues, minimum funding guarantee and decision making power on some other issues.
The forum is responsible for decisions on:
For more information please visit the Schools Forum website.
Somerset Schools Forum
Phone: 01823 356911