Schools Forum - Wednesday, 25th September, 2019 4.00 pm

Venue: Cantell School, Violet Rd, Southampton SO16 3GJ

Contact: Schools Forum Administration  Email:

No. Item


Welcome and Introductions

Welcome by Chair of Schools Forum, John Draper


Apologies and Changes in Membership (If Any)

-  To note apologies and changes in membership


-  Members to also sign Register of Interest and Code of Conduct forms ahead of new academic year. New forms to be provided at meeting


-  Members to also vote on election of Chair and Vice Chair for Schools Forum 2019-20



Minutes of Previous Meeting - 26th June 2019 pdf icon PDF 491 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 26th June 2019


Declarations of Interest


In accordance with the Localism Act 2011, and the Council’s Code of Conduct, Members to disclose any personal or pecuniary interests in any matter included on the agenda for this meeting.


NOTE:  Members are reminded that, where applicable, they must complete the appropriate form recording details of any such interests and hand it to the Meeting Support Officer.



Teachers' Pay Increase 2019

Katie Cope to provide update on teachers’ pay increase



Schools' Trade Union Facilities Fund pdf icon PDF 82 KB

Katie Cope to provide update on Schools’ Trade Union Facilities Fund



Standing Item: LA Update on DFE/EFA Funding Announcements

The LA to provide an update if applicable regarding national announcements



Schools' Growth Over PAN

Nick Persson to present schools’ growth over PAN and any relevant data. Decision to also be made on whether 0-7 bid is funded.



High Needs Spending

Nick Persson to provide High Needs spending spreadsheet for Schools Forum attention and discussion.



SEND Funding Changes

Tammy Marks to outline SEND funding changes


Closing Remarks and Date of Next Meeting

Wednesday 20th November 2019 - TBC

3:30pm for 4:00pm start

Venue: TBC