DD1142 London Schools Excellence Fund - Round 1 and Round 2

Type of decision: 
Director's decision
Code: 
DD1142
Date signed: 
21 January 2014
Decision by: 
Jeff Jacobs, Head of Paid Service

Executive summary

MD1132 contains the Mayor’s approval of the establishment of the London Schools Excellence Fund (the “Fund”) to help London schools make progress in raising school standards in literacy, numeracy, science, technology, engineering, maths and modern foreign and ancient languages.

This DD seeks approval from the Executive Director, Communities and Intelligence (C&I), for the award of grant funding to the next tranche of organisations recommended by the Award Panel for Round 1, Window 1 and also for Round 2, Window 1. The total recommended value is up to £4,624,614.

The individual value of each award will be finalised in the individual grant agreements following further discussion with applicants.

Part 1: Non-confidential facts and advice