FOI Request Free School Meals Initiative
I am emailing for information regarding your local authorities implementation of the Scottish Government’s free school meals initiative which came into force in 2015: http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Education/Schools/HLivi/schoolmeals/FreeSchoolMeals.
- How much has your local authority been given each year by the Scottish Government under this initiative?
- How much has your local authority spent on implementing this initiative?
- What is your percentage of overspend/underspend?
- If you have recorded an underspend on this initiative, what has excess money been used?
2016/17 1,063,000 annual funding from SG
|Pupil no.s per 16.9.15 census||% uptake||Meals||Cost per meal as per LFR 15-16||Total cost|
|Cost of FSM for P1-P3||3,027||0.78||449,752||3.96||1,781,017|
|Less: Eligible for means tested FSM||3,027||0.0996||57,283||3.96||226,840|
|Less: Subsidy that would have been for paid for school meals||3,027||0.4041||232,410||1.76||409,042|
|Total cost of implementing||1,145,134|