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Education: Rural Areas

Education written question – answered on 14th December 2011.

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Photo of Daniel Poulter Daniel Poulter Conservative, Central Suffolk and North Ipswich

To ask the Secretary of State for Education what steps his Department is taking to ensure future funding models do not disadvantage rural areas.

Photo of Nick Gibb Nick Gibb Minister of State (Education)

The recent consultation on reforming the school funding system looked carefully at how rural schools should be supported. The Department for Education is considering responses to the consultation and discussing options with interested parties, including those who represent rural areas, before we decide how to proceed. We aim to consult on more detailed proposals in the spring.

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