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Last updated on 30 October 2018
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Get information about how special academies and special free schools within your multi-academy trust (MAT) are funded, including details on place funding and top-up funding.

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  1. Special academies are funded per 'place'
  2. Top-up funding
  3. How place and top-up funding work together
  4. The high needs funding formula doesn’t change special academy funding

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