Agenda

Venue: online meeting

Contact: Sarah Buffrey, Governance Services 

Link: Watch the recording of this meeting on the Herefordshire Council Youtube Channel

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

To receive apologies for absence.

2.

NAMED SUBSTITUTES (if any)

To receive any details of Members nominated to attend the meeting in place of a Member of the Forum.

3.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

To receive any declarations of interest by Members in respect of items on the Agenda.

4.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 152 KB

To approve and sign the minutes of the meeting held on 19 March 2021.

5.

National Funding Formula Update 2022/23 pdf icon PDF 258 KB

To seek the views of the forum on local and national school funding issues, including the recommendations of the budget working group (BWG) on the following matters:

           Herefordshire schools budget 2022/23 including schools consultation paper

           Fair funding for all - government consultation paper 7 July 2021

           High needs budget 2022/23

Additional documents:

6.

Local Management of Schools - Scheme amendments pdf icon PDF 218 KB

The Department for Education has requested changes to the council’s local scheme for managing schools. Schools Forum is asked to approve the changes.

Additional documents:

7.

Annual Review of Schools Forum Membership pdf icon PDF 226 KB

To receive a report on the annual review of membership of Herefordshire Schools Forum and Budget Working Group and to approve action as necessary to maintain proportionality.

8.

Dates of future meetings and work programme pdf icon PDF 13 KB

To confirm dates for meetings of the forum in the 2021-22 academic year and the work programme for those meetings.