School funding in Torfaen

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Dear Torfaen Council,

I'd like to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act for the following information:

1. The funding allocated to each Primary, Secondary, Through and Special School for the financial years 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19 and 2019-20, broken down by each individual formula element.

2. The school funding formula for your local authority (i.e. the detailed explanation/analysis of the formula).

3. The actual budget outturn for each Primary, Secondary, Through and Special School for the financial year 2018-19, together with the projected budget outturn for 2019-20, 2020-2021 and 2021-22.

4. The projected pupil numbers for each Primary, Secondary, Through and Special School for the years 2019-20, 2020-2021 and 2021-22.

For avoidance of doubt, I am making this request under the Freedom of Information Act. I await your response within 20 working days.

Yours faithfully,

Eliane Wigzell

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Dear Elaine Wigzell

 

Thank you for your email dated 6 June 2019 requesting information under
the Freedom of Information Act 2000. I have logged your email and will
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Strategic Services/Gwasanaethau Strategol

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Hello FOI team,

This email has been sent to you from Torfaen County Borough Council
by one of your customers. They have reported the incident and
captured all the details in an aid to help you resolve the issue
quickly:

SERVICE REQUEST #      3888465

CATEGORY    Customer Contact

Contact Details

Name
Mobile Phone 1234567890
Home Phone -
Email Address [6][email address]

Information

Type of contact
Email
Title of email
Freedom of Information request - School funding in Torfaen
Customer email
Dear Torfaen Council, I'd like to make a request under the Freedom
of Information Act for the following information: 1. The funding
allocated to each Primary, Secondary, Through and Special School
for the financial years 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19 and 2019-20,
broken down by each individual formula element. 2. The school
funding formula for your local authority (i.e. the detailed
explanation/analysis of the formula). 3. The actual budget outturn
for each Primary, Secondary, Through and Special School for the
financial year 2018-19, together with the projected budget outturn
for 2019-20, 2020-2021 and 2021-22. 4. The projected pupil numbers
for each Primary, Secondary, Through and Special School for the
  years 2019-20, 2020-2021 and 2021-22. For avoidance of doubt, I am
making this request under the Freedom of Information Act. I await
your response within 20 working days. Yours faithfully, Eliane
Wigzell

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Dear Elaine Wigzell

 

Further to your e-mail below, requesting information under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000, I am now in a position to respond.

 

You asked:

 

I'd like to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act for the
following information:

 

1.         The funding allocated to each Primary, Secondary, Through and
Special School for the financial years 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19 and
2019-20, broken down by each individual formula          element.

 

            Please see attached the budget statements for each schools for
the financial years requested.

 

2.         The school funding formula for your local authority (i.e. the
detailed explanation/analysis of the formula).

 

            Please see attached the Funding Formula Booklet for Torfaen.

 

3.         The actual budget outturn for each Primary, Secondary, Through
and Special School for the financial year 2018-19, together with the
projected budget outturn for 2019-20, 2020-2021 and            2021-22.

 

Please see attached the outturn positions for each school for the
financial year 2018-19.  The Authority does not hold information on the
projected budget outturn for future years, individual schools would need
to be contacted to obtain this information.  In order to assist you with
your enquiries, I have included the following link to the Council’s
Schools Directory: 
[1]https://www.torfaen.gov.uk/en/EducationL...

 

4.         The projected pupil numbers for each Primary, Secondary,
Through and Special School for the years 2019-20, 2020-2021 and 2021-22.

 

            Please note there are no projections for special schools.

 

            Primary Schools:

NAME 2019/ 2020/ 2021/
  2020 2021 2022
       
Blaenavon
Heritage VC 421 423 443
Blenheim Road
Primary 246 239 248
Coed Eva
Primary 394 388 388
Croesyceiliog
Primary 401 392 382
Cwmffrwdoer
Primary 220 212 202
Garnteg
Primary* 382 387 376
George Street
Primary 423 420 411
Greenmeadow
Primary 175 176 175
Griffithstown
Primary 327 311 290
Henllys
C-in-W
Primary 195 195 194
Llantarnam
Primary 296 285 291
Llanyrafon
Primary 400 390 382
Maendy
Primary 236 234 232
Nant Celyn
Primary 373 383 370
New Inn
Primary 548 545 559
Our Lady of
the Angels RC 197 205 202
Padre Pio RC
Primary 203 204 202
Penygarn
Primary 390 382 370
Ponthir
C-in-W 
Primary 105 108 109
Pontnewydd
Primary 359 335 320
St.David's RC
Primary 183 187 187
Woodlands
Primary 310 304 304
Ysgol Bryn
Onnen 195 201 205
Ysgol Gymraeg
Cwmbran 324 324 323
Ysgol Panteg 372 387 392
TOTALS 7675 7617 7557

 

            Secondary Schools:

SCHOOL  
NAME 2019/ 2020/ 2021/
  2020 2021 2022
       
       
Abersychan 775 728 690
Croesyceiliog 1557 1552 1546
Cwmbran  High 1136 1183 1198
St.Alban's RC 890 880 878
West Monmouth 1022 1145 1212
Ysgol Gyfun
Gwynllyw 889 870 906
       
TOTALS 6269 6358 6430

 

 

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Yours sincerely

 

Dominique Redman

Senior Business Support Officer (Complaints/FOI) / Uwch Swyddog Cymorth
Busnes (Cwynion/Rhyddid Gwybodaeth)

Strategic Services/Gwasanaethau Strategol

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Hello FOI team,

This email has been sent to you from Torfaen County Borough Council by one of your customers. They have reported the incident and captured all the details in an aid to help you resolve
the issue quickly:

SERVICE REQUEST #      3888465

CATEGORY    Customer Contact

Contact Details

Name
Mobile Phone 1234567890
Home Phone -
Email Address [13][email address]

Information

Type of contact
Email
Title of email
Freedom of Information request - School funding in Torfaen
Customer email
Dear Torfaen Council, I'd like to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act for the following information: 1. The funding allocated to each Primary, Secondary, Through and
Special School for the financial years 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19 and 2019-20, broken down by each individual formula element. 2. The school funding formula for your local authority
(i.e. the detailed explanation/analysis of the formula). 3. The actual budget outturn for each Primary, Secondary, Through and Special School for the financial year 2018-19, together
with the projected budget outturn for 2019-20, 2020-2021 and 2021-22. 4. The projected pupil numbers for each Primary, Secondary, Through and Special School for the years 2019-20,
2020-2021 and 2021-22. For avoidance of doubt, I am making this request under the Freedom of Information Act. I await your response within 20 working days. Yours faithfully, Eliane
  Wigzell ------------------------------------------------------------------- Please use this email address for all replies to this request: [14][FOI #581301 email]
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Date email was received
06-06-2019
Customer Name
Eliane Wigzell
Customer Email Address
[16][FOI #581301 email]

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YMWADIAD: Mae'r wybodaeth sy'n gynwysedig yn yr e-bost yma a) yn eiddo i
Gyngor Bwrdeistref Sirol Torfaen; a b) yn gyfrinachol. Fe'i bwriedir ar
gyfer y derbynnydd yn unig. Os nad chi yw’r sawl y cyfeiriwyd hi ato, ni
ddylech ddadlennu, copïo na dosbarthu'r wybodaeth neu ei defnyddio i
weithredu. Os derbyniwch yr e-bost yma fel camgymeriad, gadewch i ni wybod
ar unwaith drwy ffonio ++44 (0) 1495 766366, a danfonwch yr e-bost yn ol
gydag unrhyw atodiadau. RHYBUDD: Gwnewch yn siwr bod gennych ddiogelwch
feirws digonol cyn agor neu ddatgysylltu unrhyw ddogfen sydd yn atodiad
i'r e-bost hwn. Mae’r Cyngor yn croesawu gohebiaeth yn Gymraeg a Saesneg.
Cewch ateb Cymraeg i bob gohebiaeth yn Gymraeg ac ni fydd yn arwain i
unrhyw oedi. Mae data personol sy'n cael ei brosesu gan y cyngor yn cael
ei wneud yn unol â'r gofynion sydd arnom ni o dan y Rheoliad Diogelu Data
Cyffredinol (RhDDC) (UE) 2016/679. Am fwy o wybodaeth ar sut yr ydym yn
gwneud hyn gwelwch ein Hysbysiad Preifatrwydd

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YMWADIAD: Mae'r wybodaeth sy'n gynwysedig yn yr e-bost yma a) yn eiddo i
Gyngor Bwrdeistref Sirol Torfaen; a b) yn gyfrinachol. Fe'i bwriedir ar
gyfer y derbynnydd yn unig. Os nad chi yw’r sawl y cyfeiriwyd hi ato, ni
ddylech ddadlennu, copïo na dosbarthu'r wybodaeth neu ei defnyddio i
weithredu. Os derbyniwch yr e-bost yma fel camgymeriad, gadewch i ni wybod
ar unwaith drwy ffonio ++44 (0) 1495 766366, a danfonwch yr e-bost yn ol
gydag unrhyw atodiadau. RHYBUDD: Gwnewch yn siwr bod gennych ddiogelwch
feirws digonol cyn agor neu ddatgysylltu unrhyw ddogfen sydd yn atodiad
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Cyffredinol (RhDDC) (UE) 2016/679. Am fwy o wybodaeth ar sut yr ydym yn
gwneud hyn gwelwch ein Hysbysiad Preifatrwydd

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Dear TCBC - FOI,

Thank you very much for your prompt and helpful response.

Yours sincerely,

Eliane Wigzell