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National Funding Formula: stage 2 - SCHOOLS NorthEast response

National Funding Formula: stage 2 - SCHOOLS NorthEast response (22nd March, 2017)

In December 2016, the Department for Education announced it was seeking views on the detailed design of the schools national funding formula, as part of the second stage of its consultation. 

On behalf of Head Teachers across the region, SCHOOLS NorthEast submitted the following response.

Hammond must use first Budget to fill funding blackhole in schools

Hammond must use first Budget to fill funding blackhole in schools (6th March, 2017)

SCHOOLS NorthEast is calling on Chancellor Phillip Hammond to use his first Budget to tackle the funding crisis within schools.

Ofsted downgrades more than half of North East schools during section 5 inspections this academic year

Ofsted downgrades more than half of North East schools during section 5 inspections this academic year (27th January, 2017)

Ofsted has downgraded 56.41% of section 5 inspections in North East schools conducted and published in the autumn term.