Average amount of educational grant received per pupil
The average amount of funding received per pupil increased in 2015/16 but remains lower than those for West Midlands and England. Grant figures for 2016/17 are:
West Midlands £4645.41
Statistical Neighbours £4369.49
Whilst grant levels did improve in 2015/16 and remain at similar levels in 2016/17 the number of pupils on roll has reduced resulting in an overall reduction of funding.