Agenda and draft minutes

Venue: Saracens High School, Lanacre Avenue, Colindale, NW9 5FN

Contact: School Funding Team  Email: schoolfunding@barnet.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Schools Forum membership review pdf icon PDF 53 KB

2.

Schools Forum Terms of Reference pdf icon PDF 37 KB

3.

Election of Chair and Vice-Chair pdf icon PDF 35 KB

4.

Apologies

    Minutes:

     

     

    Apologies were received for Gavin Smith (Marc Lewis attended as substitute), Councillor David Longstaff, Jo Djora, Jude Stone, Lucy Rodgers and Sarah Vipond.

     

5.

Declarations of Interest

    Minutes:

     

     

    Keith Nason indicated a willingness to leave the room while the Forum was discussing the de-delegation item, as one of the items related to Trade Union Duties.

     

6.

Minutes of Previous meeting pdf icon PDF 62 KB

     

     

    Minutes of previous meeting, 11th July 2019.

    Minutes:

     

     

    The minutes were unanimously agreed to be a true and accurate record of the last meeting.

     

7.

Matters arising

     

     

    Matters arising.

    Minutes:

     

     

    None.

8.

2019/20 DSG updated allocation and budget monitoring pdf icon PDF 51 KB

9.

Consultation response - Scheme for Financing Schools pdf icon PDF 74 KB

10.

Consultation response - Sickness and Maternity arrangements pdf icon PDF 51 KB

11.

Local funding formula for 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 57 KB

12.

2020/21 Formula Factors - criteria for agreement pdf icon PDF 86 KB

13.

2020/21 Central Block items - agreement line by line pdf icon PDF 43 KB

14.

2020/21 De-delegation items - agreement by sector pdf icon PDF 62 KB

15.

2020/21 Consultation on former Education Services Grant pdf icon PDF 64 KB

16.

2020/21 Disapplication requests pdf icon PDF 43 KB

     

     

    Schools Forum are requested to approve Barnet’s requests for disapplication for the following:

     

    Minimum Funding Guarantee disapplication for new and growing all-through schools.

     

    Pupil number changes for leaving bulge classes.

17.

Forward plan - school funding pdf icon PDF 58 KB

18.

Any other business

    Minutes:

     

     

    None.

19.

Dates of future meetings

     

     

    As presented in item 17, the forward plan it is proposed to amend Schools Forum meetings to the following dates:

     

    ·         Tuesday 26th November 2019 – replaces 10/12/2019

    ·          Tuesday 10th December 2019

    ·         Tuesday 14th January 2020 - replaces 23/1/2020

    ·         Thursday 23rd January 2020

    ·         Thursday 12th March 2020

    ·         Tuesday 7th July 2020

    (Venues for future meetings to be confirmed)

    Minutes:

     

     

    The next meetings are scheduled for:

    Tuesday 10th December 2019 and

    Tuesday 14th January 2020.

    Venues to be confirmed.

     

20.

Appendix I pdf icon PDF 131 KB

     

     

    Appendix I shows the updated Terms of Reference for Barnet’s Schools Forum.