Decision details

Allocation of 2024/25 Dedicated Schools Grant

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Allocation of 2024/25 Dedicated Schools Gran




That Cabinet:


1)    Endorses the Schools Block DSG allocation, as detailed in Section 3, following the Department for Education’s (DfE) approval of the Council’s disapplication to request a 0.5% transfer of funding from the Schools Block to the High Needs Block at a value of £2.283m;

2)    Approves the Early Years Block DSG allocation of funding for all early years providers as outlined in Section 4;

3)    Approves the allocation of the High Needs DSG budget, as set out in Section 5; and

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

Report author: Purnima Sherwood

Publication date: 25/01/2024

Date of decision: 23/01/2024

Decided at meeting: 23/01/2024 - Cabinet

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