School funding

Post-16 funding 1 article
  • Post-16 funding in 2023/24
    Find out how sixth forms are funded in the 2023/24 academic year under the current funding formula. You'll also find information about the 16 to 19 bursary fund.
Pre-16 funding 10 articles
  • EYFS: funding entitlements
    Get to grips with the funding you're entitled to for 3 and 4 year-olds in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). Understand the difference between universal and additional entitlements when it comes to the early years national funding formula (EYNFF).
  • Free school meals (FSM): funding
    Mainstream schools should use their core budget allocations to provide FSM to pre-16 pupils, and can receive funding for disadvantaged post-16 pupils. Find out how much you'll receive and learn how FSM are funded in special schools.
  • Funding for pupils with SEN
    Understand how provision for pupils with special educational needs (SEN) is funded in your school.
Pupil premium 11 articles
  • Early years pupil premium (EYPP)
    If you have early years provision, some of your 3 and 4-year-old pupils may be eligible for the EYPP. See who's eligible and how much funding you can receive.
  • How to report on the pupil premium
    Get to grips with your pupil premium reporting requirements for 2023/24, and see examples of other schools' published strategy statements.
  • Pupil premium
    Read our one-minute summary of the pupil premium and download it to share with your colleagues.