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AWPUAge-Weighted Pupil Unit (UK)
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"There are more elements in the budget than just the age-weighted pupil unit and our budget for this year is down PS55,000."
If it's not about money - why has he expressed concerns to his governors about budgets reducing and forgotten to mention that by taking more pupils he will have the benefit of AWPU (age-weighted pupil units) which is the money allocated for each pupil and is the basic unit of funding for a school?
"Do we need in some way to change the funding arrangements from the age-weighted pupil units? "Should there be a fundamental shift in resources into schools which need targeting, which would evidently mean away from schools doing better?