We are a national campaign set up by a group of parents calling for Fair Funding for All Schools.
But schools across the country are facing a growing funding crisis caused by real terms cuts to school budgets at a time of rising pupil numbers and increasing staffing and running costs.
With school budgets shrinking, the government is now bringing in a new National Funding Formula that will redistribute school funding in a way that will see many
schools losing even more money.
The combination of budget cuts and the National Funding Formula means that over 90 per cent of schools in England will see net funding reduced over the next four years.
Find out the impact on YOUR school here: www.schoolcuts.org.uk
We think that cuts of this scale could lead to:
Your school will be working with you to limit the damage and
protect your children’s education. But in one of the richest
countries in the world, we shouldn’t be underfunding any of
We call on ALL parents across the country to join our campaign for Fair Funding for All Schools.
Parents and pupils uniting across the country and making our voice heard is hugely powerful. The government will be forced to listen. Our MPs will forced to listen.
We are many and we are strong.
Join the Fair Funding for All Schools campaign:
Sign our petition:
www.change.org/fairfundingforallschools – we need the numbers, every signature really does count.
Tell the government what you think of their new school funding plans:
Use our guide and model answers to respond to the Department for Education consultation on the new National Funding Formula
Write to MPs and journalists:
Find model letters and other resources at our website. MPs from all parties already support our cause but their voice in Parliament will be strengthened if they can cite the support of thousands of parents from across the country. And newspapers need to know what’s going on.
Set up a group at your school – have a meeting and invite a speaker:
Get in touch and we’ll find speakers to come and meet parents at your school. Even better set up a campaign group in your community. Talk to your friends, get them interested, get in touch with us, spread the word. Download our guide on how to organise in your area.
Look out for our campaign actions:
Keep an eye out for our more activities and events. Get parents involved. Join in the fun.