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  • Devolved formula capital (DFC) funding Devolved formula capital (DFC) is a source of capital funding for maintained schools and academies. Learn about how it's allocated and the rules your school needs to follow when spending it.
  • Free school meals: how are they funded? Mainstream schools should use their core budget allocations to provide FSM to pre-16 pupils, but the government has also introduced a FSM supplementary grant for 2018-19 and 2019-20. Find out the details about this grant and learn how FSM are funded in special schools and for post-16 pupils.
  • Funding for academies Learn how academies are funded, including information about the general annual grant (GAG) and the funding academies receive outside of the GAG.
  • Funding for pupils with SEN Get to grips with how pupils with special educational needs (SEN) are funded in your school.
  • Funding for pupils with SEN We explain how schools receive SEN funding in just one page. You can also download a copy of this QuickRead as a ready-made resource to share with colleagues.
  • Funding in academies Read our one-page summary of how academies are funded, and trustees' role in overseeing the financial performance of your school. Download a copy to share with your colleagues.
  • Funding in maintained schools Read our one-page summary of how maintained schools are funded, and your role in overseeing the financial performance of your school. Download a copy to share with your colleagues.
  • How maintained schools are funded: 2019 to 2020 Understand how funding is allocated in maintained schools. Be clear on other streams of funding including pupil premium, PE and sport premium, and universal infant free school meals.
  • National funding formula: a summary The national funding formula (NFF) has been introduced, with transitional arrangements currently in place. Learn which factors are included in the formula, and find out about the impact on schools.
  • Primary PE and sport premium Understand how the PE and sport premium for primary schools is allocated and find out how you can spend it. You'll also learn how your school is held accountable for its spending.
  • Pupil premium UpdatedSave time by reading our summary of the pupil premium in just one page. Download a copy to share with your governing board.
  • Pupil premium The pupil premium is additional funding for publicly funded schools in England to help raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils. We've brought together useful articles and downloads to help you with your school's approach.
  • Pupil premium: eligible pupils UpdatedLearn which categories of pupils are eligible for pupil premium funding, and find out more about each category. These include 'ever 6 FSM', 'looked after children' and 'service children'.
  • Year 7 catch-up premium: cheat sheet Understand how the premium is allocated, what your school can use it for and how you’re held accountable for your spending.