School governance, management and finance

We, with the Slough Children's Partnership, have a series of key strategic documents which outline the vision, improvement priorities, targets and actions to improve the life chances of children and young people in Slough:

More on service improvements for children and young people in Slough can be found on the Children and Young People’s Partnership Board web pages.

For details on how children's services delivered within Slough are rated, please visit the Ofsted website.

Scheme for Financing Schools

We have a scheme for financing schools, in accordance with government regulations and guidance issued by the Department for Education (DfE), and in consultation with schools and Slough Schools Forum.

The Scheme for Financing Schools defines the financial relationship between the authority and the maintained schools that it funds. It has requirements that relates to financial management and associated issues.

Slough Schools Forum

The Slough Schools Forum is a consultative and decision making forum concerned with schools’, academies’ and education funding. Membership comprises Headteachers, Governors and other providers of education.

Key decisions and issues log

The key decision and issues log sets out the key issues discussed and decisions made at each meeting of the Schools Forum:

The current key issues and decisions log is included in the agenda pack for each meeting: