Agenda

Schools Forum
Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 4.30 pm

Venue: Aquinas College, Nangreave Road, Stockport, SK2 6TH

Contact: Democratic Services 

Items
No. Item

1.

Welcome and Introductions

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 161 KB

To approve as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting held on 12 December 2019.

5.

Matters Arising

To discuss any matters arising.

6.

Executive Summary pdf icon PDF 81 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.

Schools Funding Settlement 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 125 KB

To consider a report of the Borough Treasurer.

The report provides Schools’ Forum members with details of the 2020/21 Schools Funding Settlement released on 19 December 2019 by the Department for Education (DfE).

Schools Forum Members are asked to:

a)    Note the report

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

 



8.

2020/21 Annual Pro-Forma Toolkit (APT) Return pdf icon PDF 93 KB

To consider a report of the Borough Treasurer.

 

The report provides Schools’ Forum members with details of the Final 2020/21 Local Authority (LA) annual pro-forma toolkit (APT) return to be submitted to the Department for Education (DfE).

 

Schools Forum members are asked to:

 

            a) Note the above report; and

            b) Offer any further comments.

 

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

 

 

Additional documents:

9.

2020/21 Schools Budget Update pdf icon PDF 266 KB

To consider a report of the Borough Treasurer.

The report provides Schools Forum members with a further update on the 2020/21 budget setting process for the total Schools’ Budget predominantly financed by deployment of the dedicated schools grant (DSG).

Schools Forum members are asked to:

 

a)    Note the above report;

b)   Approve the updated CSSB resource allocations for 2020/21 as per Appendix 3; and

c)    Offer any additional comments

 

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

 

 




10.

Permanently Excluded Pupils Budget pdf icon PDF 100 KB

To consider a report of the Borough Treasurer.

 

The report provides Schools’ Forum members with an update/information relating to budget adjustments relating to permanently excluded pupils from April 2020.

 

Schools Forum members are asked to:

 

a)    Note the above report;

b)   Offer any comments; and

c)    Ensure the update/information is shared with their wider primary and secondary sector colleagues.

 

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

 

 

11.

Schedule of Meetings and Training pdf icon PDF 155 KB

To consider a report of the Borough Treasurer.

 

The report provides Schools’ Forum members with details of the calendar dates of meetings agreed for the 2019/20 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:

I. Note the above report;

II. Request any reports for future meetings;

III. Note the academic year meeting dates provided.

IV. Discuss and propose any amendments to the forward planner; and

V. Request any items for training/development sessions.

 

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

 

12.

Any Other Business

To discuss any other business.