School budget & expenditure

  • Approving the budget: questions to ask (full board)
    Know what questions to ask your finance committee before you vote on the school budget (including considerations as a result of coronavirus), so you can be sure that the budget has been scrutinised properly.
  • Pupil premium: spending
    Know what your role is in monitoring pupil premium spending, and get up to speed with the rules on what it should and shouldn't be spent on.
  • The budget approval process
    Get an idea of what your budget approval process might look like, so you're clear on when you're involved and what you need to do.