Key dates in December 2020

Key events and national days aimed at education professionals in Waltham Forest. 

Tuesday 1 December

SBM Network Meeting

The WF School Business Managers Network meets every six weeks and provides free guidance and training to school business professionals in maintained schools.

This meeting will be on Microsoft Teams and will start at 9.30am.

Friday 4 December

School Workforce Census 2020

School Workforce Census 2020: Academies/Free schools submit and approve return to Department for Education (DfE)

Thursday 10 December

School Organisation Admissions Board

The local authority has a statutory duty to ensure that there are sufficient places in their area for every child of school age whose parents want their child to attend school.

The School Organisation and Admissions Board (SOAB) is a discretionary board that provides support to the council in its statutory obligation to provide sufficient school places for all children within its geographical areas.

Friday 18 December

Phonics Screening Check - Year 2

Phonics Screening Check - Year two (Autumn Term 2020 second half): State-funded schools submit returns to local authority by 18 December 2020.

Schools must submit Phonics Screening Check results for their year two pupils to the local authority via AnyComms+