Key dates in January 2022

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

Thursday 20 January

School Census (Spring 2022): Census Date

Census date for all state-funded schools.

Thursday 20 January

DfE Early Years Census 2022: Census Date

The Department for Education (DfE) statutory Early Years Census return is required from any Private, Voluntary and Independent (PVI) setting where one or more of their children (aged 2, 3 and 4 years as at 31/12/2021) are receiving early education during census week that is funded by the Department for Education (DfE).

Information for the return will be collected from data recorded by providers of free early education in the private, voluntary and independent sectors to Waltham Forest’s Early Years Providers Portal.

Tuesday 25 January

School Census (Spring 2022): Submission deadline for maintained schools

Deadline for maintained schools to submit a return to local authority via COLLECT.

Tuesday 25 January

SBM Network

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

Please note this is a Microsoft Teams meeting.