Financial & Pay Information

Ferndale Primary School is a Local Authority maintained school within Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council. We adhere to strict accountability guidelines to ensure the effective use of public funds and to maintain transparency regarding our financial status. We are also required to publish the following information online:


Employees with a gross annual salary of £100,000 or more

At Ferndale Primary School, no individual employee receives a gross annual salary of £100,000 or more.


School’s Financial Benchmarking

Key financial information, including comparisons with other schools through financial benchmarking, is available online by  CLICKING HERE.

Pay Gap Reporting where schools have 250 or more employees


Ferndale Primary School is a Local Authority school, with staff employed by Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council. Since the school has fewer than 250 employees, it is not required to publish pay gap reporting.

Pay gap reporting for Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council can be accessed by clicking the link below:

Sandwell Gender Pay Gap Reporting