Schools Forum
Thursday, 16 January 2020 4.30 pm

Venue: Boardroom - Time Square, Market Street, Bracknell, RG12 1JD. View directions

Contact: Derek Morgan  01344 352044

No. Item


Apologies for Absence/Substitute Members

To receive apologies for absence and to note the attendance of any substitute members.


Declarations of Interest

Members are asked to declare any disclosable pecuniary or affected interests in respect of any matter to be considered at this meeting.


Any Member with a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest in a matter should withdraw from the meeting when the matter is under consideration and should notify the Democratic Services Officer in attendance that they are withdrawing as they have such an interest. If the Disclosable Pecuniary Interest is not entered on the register of Members interests the Monitoring Officer must be notified of the interest within 28 days.


Any Member with an affected Interest in a matter must disclose the interest to the meeting.  There is no requirement to withdraw from the meeting when the interest is only an affected interest, but the Monitoring Officer should be notified of the interest, if not previously notified of it, within 28 days of the meeting.


Minutes and Matters Arising pdf icon PDF 176 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting of 21 December 2019.


High Needs Block Sub Group - Minutes from 5 December 2019 pdf icon PDF 260 KB

To receive the minutes of the High Needs Block Sub Group on 5 December 2019.


2020/21 Budget Proposals for the High Needs Block pdf icon PDF 513 KB

To seek comments on the detailed budget proposals for the High Needs Block element of the Schools Budget and to take a small number of decisions in line with the statutory funding framework.


2020-21 Budget Proposals for the Schools Block and Central School Services Block Elements of the Schools Budget pdf icon PDF 625 KB

To present final proposals from the Council for the 2020-21 Schools Block and Central Schools Services Block elements of the Schools Budget.


2020/21 Proposals for the Local Authority Budget pdf icon PDF 555 KB

To present for comment a summary of the Council’s budget proposals for 2020/21 with a particular focus on the impact expected on the People Directorate.


Dates of Future Meetings

The next meeting of the Forum will be held at 4.30pm on Thursday 19 March 2020.