Agenda

Schools Forum
Thursday, 2nd December, 2021 3.45 pm

Venue: Webcast - Remote Meeting. View directions

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 216 KB

To approve as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting held on 30 September 2021.

5.

Matters Arising

To discuss any matters arising.

6.

Executive Summary pdf icon PDF 131 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 Financial Consultation 2021 Outcomes pdf icon PDF 139 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The report provides the outcomes of the recent School’s Financial Consultation 2021.

 

Schools’ Forum members are asked to note and comment on the report.

 

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

Additional documents:

8.

2022/23 Schools Budget Update pdf icon PDF 568 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 note and comment on the report.

 

Officer contact: Peter Hughes, Telephone 0161 4774 3947 Email:

peter.hughes@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

9.

DSG Review 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) Implementation.

 

Schools’ Forum members are asked to note and comment on the update.

 

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

10.

Schedule of Meetings and Training pdf icon PDF 300 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 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

11.

Any Other Business

To discuss any other business.