Letter to Governors Summer 2020 provided an end of term update from OGA and discussed the lack of progress on the flawed national funding formula for schools and High Needs funding.
Letter to Governors Spring 2020 advertised our Spring meeting (subsequently cancelled) and also discussed funding.
Letter to Governors September 2019 Main topics next Open Meeting, OGA’s role and Government announcements about Funding and the SEND review.
Revised OGA information for Governors Feb 2019 a link to this information suitable for adding to the induction pack for new governors was included in the letter to Governors February 2019. We also sent with this letter the Flyer for the Spring Open Meeting suitable for printing off and posting in your school’s staffroom.
Letter to GBs January 2019 Main topics Next Open meeting, Funding and School Security Guidance.
Letter to GBs July 2018 Final Main topics: budget pressures from pay awards, next Open meeting.
Letter to GBs May 2018 Final Main topics: next two Open meetings, responding to consultations about school funding, GDPR.
Letter to GBs February 2018.docx Main topics: Funding, next Open meeting, GDPR, Nolan Principles particularly in relation to academisation.
Letter to GBs September 2017 Main topics: New website, next Open meeting and National Funding Formula decisions.
Letter to GBs January 2017 Main topics: Funding consultations.
Letter to GBs October 2016 Main topics: Green Paper Schools that work for everyone consultation and proposal for OGA response.
Letter to GBs September 2016 Main topics: Delay to introduction of a National Funding Formula and our meetings.
Letter to GBs April 2016 Main topics: Funding and 30 hours early years education consultations and the Government white paper Educational Excellence Everywhere, all schools to become academies and NGA.
Letter to GBs January 2016 Main topics: mental health, work-life balance, Ofsted, clerking and funding.