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How special schools are funded

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Last updated on 24 January 2017
School types: Special · School phases: All
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How are special schools funded? This article refers to guidance from the Department for Education and the Education Funding Agency on funding for special schools. We look at how place funding and top-up funding works, and we highlight further information on changes to school funding.

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  1. 1 Special schools are funded from the high needs block
  2. 2 Place funding in special schools
  3. 3 Top-up funding in special schools
  4. 4 Top-up funding arrangements: examples from LAs
  5. 5 Pupil premium in special schools
  6. 6 High needs funding formula

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