Agenda

Schools Forum
Thursday, 30th September, 2021 4.30 pm

Venue: Webcast - Remote Meeting. View directions

Contact: Democratic Services 

Items
No. Item

1.

Welcome and Introductions

Redevelopment comprising the repurposing of existing buildings and erection of new buildings for a mix of uses comprising 253no, residential homes alongside flexible commercial space (Use Class E), drinking establishments (Sui Generis Use), and hot food takeaways (Sui Generis Use); partial demolition, new public realm, vehicular access, car parking and cycle parking, and associated works.

 

The Committee is recommended to grant listed building consent.

 

Officer contact: Emma Curle, planning.dc@stockport.gov.uk

2.

Apologies for Absence/Substitutions

To report any apologies for absence or substitutions.

3.

Recording of Any Observers

To record any observers present.

4.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 223 KB

To approve as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting held on 20 May 2021.

5.

Matters Arising

To discuss any matters arising.

6.

Executive Summary pdf icon PDF 133 KB

To consider a report of the Borough Treasurer.   

 

The report provides Schools’ Forum members with an executive summary report of the business matters included on the main agenda.  

 

Schools’ Forum is recommended to note the executive summary and offer any views, comments and feedback to be considered for future executive summary reports.   

 

Officer contact: Peter Hughes on 0161 474 3947 or email: peter.hughes@stockport.gov.uk

7.

Terms of Reference (TOR) Annual Review/Membership Update pdf icon PDF 154 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The report provides Schools’ Forum members with details of the Terms of Reference (ToR) document and any proposed amendment(s), a membership update and requests members to discuss/determine any further actions required (induction element).

 

Schools’ Forum members are asked to:

a)    Note the report;

b)   Note the LA position in terms of review of the Schools’ Forum ToR document;

c)    Acknowledge and discuss the latest position on membership/vacancies as per section 3.5 / Appendix 1; and

d)    Note the position in relation to attendance of members.

 

Officer contact: Peter Hughes on 0161 474 3947 or email: peter.hughes@stockport.gov.uk

 

 

 

 

Additional documents:

8.

2021/22 School Funding Announcement pdf icon PDF 192 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The report provides Schools’ Forum members with details of the 2022/23 Schools Funding announcement.

 

Schools forum members are asked to note the report.

 

Officer contact:  Peter Hughes Telephone 0161 4774 3947 Email: peter.hughes@stockport.gov.uk

 

 

9.

DfE NATIONAL FUNDING FORMULA (NFF) MODEL CONSULTATION pdf icon PDF 303 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The report provides Schools’ Forum members with details of the latest consultation document released by the Department for Education (DfE) relating to reforms to the Schools National Funding Formula (NFF) model; and presents and discusses a draft response to the said consultation.

 

Schools’ Forum members are asked to:

 

a)    Note the report;

b)   Discuss the consultation document material / aspects; and

c)    Offer any further comments / additions to the consultation response.

 

Officer contact:  Peter Hughes Telephone 0161 4774 3947 Email: peter.hughes@stockport.gov.uk

 

 

 

10.

2022/23 SCHOOLS BUDGET UPDATE / OPTIONS pdf icon PDF 337 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The report provides Schools’ Forum members with details of the 2022/23 budget setting requirements, plans and indicative timeline. The report also discusses the local options and overall construction of the 2022/23 total Schools Budget financed by deployment of the dedicated schools grant (DSG), and further discusses 2022/23 budget matters requiring consultation and the management of the DSG deficit position.

 

Schools’ Forum members are asked to:

 

a)    Note the report;

b)   Offer any comments; and

c)    Discuss the de-delegation options (section 4.5) with wider primary and secondary maintained school colleagues and report back with decision making at 2 December 2021 meeting.

 

Officer contact:  Peter Hughes Telephone 0161 4774 3947 Email: peter.hughes@stockport.gov.uk

 

 

 

 

11.

DSG IMPLEMENTATION UPDATE

To consider a verbal report of the Director of Children’s Services.

 

The verbal report updates Schools’ Forum members on the dedicated schools grant (DSG) review.   

 

Schools’ Forum members are asked to:

 

a)         Note the report

 

b)        Offer any further comments

 

Officer contact Bev Milway on 0161 218 1785 or email: bev.milway@stockport.gov.uk

 

12.

SCHEDULES OF MEETINGS AND TRAINING pdf icon PDF 311 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The report provides Schools’ Forum members with details of the calendar dates of meetings agreed for the 2021/22 academic year.

 

The report also provides Schools’ Forum members with the opportunity to request reports for future meetings and/or make amendments to the forward planner (Appendix 1). The report provides Schools’ Forum members with the opportunity to request any items for training/development sessions.

 

Schools Forum members are asked to:

 

a)    note the above report;

 

b)   request any reports for future meetings;

 

c)    note the academic year meeting dates provided;

 

d)   discuss and propose any amendments to the forward planner; and

 

e)    request any items for training/development sessions.

 

 

Officer contact: Peter Hughes Tel 474 3947 Email: peter.hughes@stockport.gov.uk

 

 

13.

Any Other Business

To discuss any other business.

14.

DATES FOR FUTURE MEETINGS