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Administration and finance

DfE website links


Schools financial value standard (SFVS) and assurance

Guidance to help schools and local authorities complete the annual schools financial value standard (SFVS) and assurance forms.

Strategic School Improvement Fund

Funding for eligible schools for a range of school improvement activities

Statutory policies for schools

Guidance on the policies and documents that governing bodies and proprietors of schools must have.

Schools statutory guidance

The Department for Education’s statutory guidance publications for schools and local authorities.

What maintained schools must publish online

The information that schools maintained by their local authorities must publish on their websites.

Schools’ buying strategy

An outline of initiatives to help all schools improve how they buy goods and services.

Teaching schools and system leadership

Monthly reports.

Pupil premium

PE and sports premium for primary schools

Universal infant free school meals links

Benchmarking and efficiency links

16-19 Education funding guidance