October's Spending Review set out the national funding levels for schools, the introduction of the Pupil Premium and the creation of a new Early Intervention Grant to provide local authorities with funding for services for children, young people and families. Today the detailed allocations have been announced.  Please see this press notice and written ministerial statements on:

Secretary of State for Education, Michael Gove, has written to all local authority Chief Executives, Lead Members for Children's Services and Directors of Children’s Services to explain the allocations for schools and children's services.  
In his message you will find links to more detailed information on:

The Secretary of State is also writing to all headteachers and chairs of governors for schools and you can view his letter online.

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