Pupil Premium Funding
Sometimes children may need extra help or support; the Pupil Premium is one of a number of ways in which pupils may be supported.
The pupil premium is additional funding for publicly funded schools in England to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils of all abilities and to close the gaps between them and their peers. The grant is paid directly to schools in addition to standard funding. The amount received by a school is calculated from the number of pupils who are eligible in the following categories:
Use of the Pupil Premium Funding
It’s up to school leaders to decide how to spend the pupil premium. This is because school leaders are best-placed to assess their pupils’ needs and use funding to improve attainment.
Pupil Premium funding may be used
Click on the links below to see how the Pupil Premium Funding is used:
Pupil Premium Strategy 2020/21
Pupil Premium Strategy 2019/20