Decision details

Allocation of 2021/22 Dedicated Schools Grant

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Details of the proposed allocation of the Dedicated Schools Grant for 2021/22


That Cabinet:


1)       Supports the allocation of the Schools Block DSG, as outlined in Section 3, in line with the National Funding Formula for Schools and in particular increasing funding allocated to schools through the lump sum and sparsity factors as outlined in 3.3.1 and 3.3.2.


2)       Supports the Early Years allocation of funding for all early years providers as outlined in Section 4


3)       Approves the proposed allocation of the High Needs DSG budget for 2021/22, as set out in Section 5.


4)       Supports the proposals for allocating the 2020/21 Central School Services DSG budget, as set out in Section 6.

Report author: Purnima Sherwood

Publication date: 12/02/2021

Date of decision: 11/02/2021

Decided at meeting: 11/02/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/02/2021

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