Publicly-funded schools in England get extra funding from the government to help them improve the attainment of their disadvantaged pupils.
Evidence shows that children from disadvantaged backgrounds:
The pupil premium grant is designed to allow schools to help disadvantaged pupils by improving their progress and the exam results they achieve.
From April 2021, pupil premium allocations for us are based on our eligible pupils and include:
Schools get £1,345 for every primary age pupil, who claims free school meals, or who has claimed free school meals in the last 6 years.
Schools get £2,345 for every pupil who has left local authority care through adoption, a special guardianship order or child arrangements order.
Schools get £310 for every pupil with a parent who:
This funding is to help with pastoral support.
The report below shows how we currently spend the Pupil Premium Funding we receive: