Greenwich Council

Decision details.

Charging Academies for Conversion

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Schools Forum approved ‘in principle’ the proposal for charging schools for academy conversions to come into effect for schools converting from the 2017/18 academic year onwards with the proviso of a Service Level Agreement (SLA) being developed which would be agreed by the Schools Forum.


Schools Forum agreed to Annex D of the Scheme of School Financing being amended as follows;


Annex D  - Circumstances in which the budget share of a school may be charged without the expressed consent of the governing body


C21 add ‘Agreed charges or aminimum of £7000 from each school converting to Academy status, to facilitate the Academy Conversion process

Publication date: 12/07/2017

Date of decision: 05/07/2017

Decided at meeting: 05/07/2017 - Schools Forum

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