Pupil Premium

Use of Pupil Premium 2016-17

Pupil Premium is a funding stream allocated to schools to provide additional support to students on or who have, in the previous 6 years, received free school meals. In addition, in 2013, the DfE introduced ‘Pupil Premium Plus’ for looked after and previously looked after children. In doing this, the DfE acknowledged the enduring impact of trauma and loss in children’s lives and the key role of schools in supporting children who have had a difficult start in life. Schools can decide how Pupil Premium funding is best spent with the purpose to diminish the difference so that outcomes for those who are eligible for pupil premium do equally well to their peers nationally. Read More>>

PDF Pupil Premium Strategy Statement