FOI Request - PEF Money
In accordance with the Freedom of Information Act, I would be grateful if you could comply with the following request:
1. Has the local authority ever taken a proportion of the Pupil Equity Funding received by schools in its area as a contribution towards central PEF support costs
2. If the answer to question 1 is yes, for each year since PEF was introduced, what was the (a) percentage of the total PEF received by local authority schools that went towards these central costs each year and (b) the value of this contribution each year.
3. If the answer to question 1 is yes, please list any schools that have been exempt from making a contribution and the reason for this, broken down by each year since the introduction of PEF.
The response to this request can be found here.