Schools in High Peak face funding ‘crisis’

Primary school pupils will have to sit times tables test
Primary school pupils will have to sit times tables test

Schools across the High Peak fear a reorganisation of the funding system could see some of them being left thousands of pounds out of pocket.

If given the green light, the draft National Funding Formula would shake up the education system by giving out money from central government based on 13 factors such as deprivation, sparsity, geographic funding and per-pupil funds.

Schools no longer offer proper careers guidance, says Jane Murphy in response to Scunthorpe MP Nic Dakin.

Schools no longer offer proper careers guidance, says Jane Murphy in response to Scunthorpe MP Nic Dakin.