Schools funding consultation 2019-20

11 Sep 2018

From 2017-18 the government phased in a national funding formula for early years and the following year for the schools (SB), high needs (HN) and the central services schools block (CSSB).

In 2019-20 the phased implementation of these funding formula will continue.

We have published a consultation document (downloads below) which seeks views of schools, academies and free schools on several proposals in respect of the SB, HN and CSSB.

The deadline for responses, through an online survey, is Friday 19 October:


Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Descendants education achievement awards 2018

17 Sep 2018

The 14th annual Dr John Roberts CBE QC education achievement awards will be held on Saturday 27 October 2018, at the Doubletree, by Hilton Hotel, Ealing Common.

See letters to headteachers and nomination forms below under downloads.


This year we have changed the criteria for nominations to our achievement awards.

Last updated: 17 Sep 2018

Supporting pupils with medical conditions at school policy

17 Aug 2018

It is a statutory requirement for all schools to have a policy that makes clear the arrangements to support pupils with medical conditions.

The revised Ealing supporting pupils with medical conditions in schools policy and supporting documents, based on the Department for Education (DfE) guidance 'Supporting pupils with medical conditions at school' (2014) is now available on EGfL - see related content link below.

Last updated: 04 Sep 2018

Photo images needed!

17 Jul 2018

The EGfL web team manages an image bank of photos that are used for ELP documents and websites as well as Ealing Council web and publications.

We are hoping our Ealing maintained and academy primary, high and special schools can provide us with a range of images.

These could be of pupils, activities, pupils’ art work /displays, facilities/staff related images.

All images including pupils/staff would have to have the appropriate consent for the range of usage described above.

Last updated: 17 Jul 2018

Road safety week: 19 - 25 November 2018

04 Jul 2018

Schools can now register for UK road safety week 19 - 25 November 2018.

See flyer in downloads section below for more details

About road safey week

Co-ordinated by charity Brake, the week is a great opportunity to engage children of all ages with road safety by using free resources (available from September), including:

Last updated: 13 Jul 2018

Electricity and gas energy contract with Laser 2020 - 2024

25 Jun 2018

The current energy contract for gas and electricity with Laser expires on 31 September 2020.

The commercial and procurement team will enter in a new contract in 2019 following a tender process for a new contract to be implemented from 1 October 2020 to 2024 for London Borough of Ealing sites.

The long lead in time is for suppliers to be able to buy in energy and negotiate pricing on behalf of its customers in the lead up to the new contract.

Last updated: 06 Jul 2018

Supporting pupils with medical conditions at school policy - update

25 Jun 2018

The 'Supporting pupils with medical conditions at school' policy working group are now considering both amendments to the policy as a result of the consultation feedback and a number of new documents that consultation respondents felt would be helpful to accompany the policy. These include the following:

Last updated: 29 Jun 2018

Why can I no longer access my user account?

25 May 2018

To help comply with GDPR consent requirements, we asked you to confirm by 24 May that you would like to keep your EGfL user account, for which we need your name, email address, job role and organisation on the system.

If we haven’t heard from you by then, we have proceeded to remove your account and associated personal data from our system.


Last updated: 05 Jun 2018

STARS surgeries summer term 2018 - help schools prepare for STARS accreditation

09 May 2018

The school travel team have added more dates to their STARS Surgeries to help schools prepare their application for STARS accreditation by the deadline of Friday 22 June.

These are half hour, 1:1 sessions, where you can ask questions and receive personalised support to complete this year’s application.

They are suitable for anyone working on school travel activities, whether they are new or experienced, an ST champion, member of the working group or governor with responsibility for the school travel plan.


Last updated: 14 May 2018

Timings of key stage 1 (KS1) tests 2018

01 May 2018


Last updated: 08 May 2018


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