Archive for June, 2013

Annal Nayyar reports that School spending stays protected from budget cuts

The schools budget for England will remain protected from budget cuts in the government’s spending review. Chancellor George Osborne also announced plans for a fairer funding formula for schools to remove inequalities between different areas. There will be funding for 180 more free schools and 20 university technical colleges and 20 studio schools. Mr Osborne [...]

Annal Nayyar updates – on free schools received £60m for ‘essential costs’, data shows

The government has spent almost £60m on helping free schools in England before they open and during their first year of operation, figures reveal. The figures were published by the Department for Education after a ruling by the information commissioner. In January, the government lost a bid to withhold information on free schools that are [...]

Annal Nayyar –blogs – the latest timeline for Free Schools

Forthcoming application rounds (primarily for free schools opening in 2015) In order to give free school applicants more flexibility, the DfE  will now run 3 application rounds each year. Groups may indicate the year in which they propose to open. A final decision on the school’s opening date will be confirmed during the ‘pre-opening’ period. This [...]

Annal Nayyar- Blogs on report – New education funding system welcomed by poorest schools

Annal Nayyar- Blogs  on report – New education funding system welcomed by poorest schools A group representing local authorities with the poorest schools funding settlements has welcomed the Government’s intention to establish a National Funding Formula for schools. ‘‘Although we would have liked change more quickly – and ideally before the 2015 election – at [...]

Annal Nayyar is already delivering peace of mind to a number of Headteachers and colleagues across Berkshire in Primary, Secondary and Special schools .

Annal Nayyar is already delivering peace of mind to a number of Headteachers  and colleagues across Berkshire in Primary, Secondary and Special schools .Annal and his team of school finance experts  can also help you ensure that you meet your operational, strategic and governance obligations in the ever changing and complex world of schools finance. [...]

Annal Nayyar reports on what do Headteachers think of the service they receive

‘provides a professionaland friendly service to our school… extremely thorough in preparation, able to explain complicated financial procedures to members of staff and governors who are less experienced in school financial matters…..has the human touch and gets to know people’

Annal Nayyar reports on what do Headteachers think of the service they receive

‘provided a superb financial service which is flexible and responsive to the needs of me, my staff and Governors. The service is invaluable to the smooth running of the school. I am confident as a head teacher that our financial procedures are robust, sound; demonstrate value for money and we plan ahead effectively..” Head teacher

Annal Nayyar reports on what do Headteachers think of the service they receive

‘helped us through the successful conversion process …. have received good, clear and precise information …has produced a series of worksheets with clear guidance to enable us to monitor and report on our position as a school as well as forecasting for long term investment and security of the Trust’ Academy Business Manager

Annal Nayyar – Latest News – Academies Capital Maintenance Fund (ACMF)

Annal Nayyar – Latest News – Academies Capital Maintenance Fund (ACMF) Today the DfE provided a  reminder that academies that opened, or will open, between 2 January and 1 July 2013 are eligible to submit an application to the second round of the Academies Capital Maintenance Fund (ACMF)

Annal Nayyar- Reports on press release -Primary school sport funding

Annal Nayyar- Reports on press release -Primary school sport funding The Government is providing funding of £150 million per annum for academic years 2013/14 and 2014/15 to provide new, substantial primary school sport funding’. This funding is being jointly provided by the Departments for Education, Health and Culture, Media and Sport, and will see money [...]