The Pupil Premium is additional finance given to publicly funded schools in England targeted specifically to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils and close the gap between them and their peers.
Level of Funding
- In the 2018 to 2019 financial year, schools will receive funding for each child registered as eligible for free school meals at any point in the last 6 years
- A parent in the Armed Forces
Schools will also receive funding for pupils identified in the spring School Census as having left local-authority care because of one of the following:
- a special guardianship order
- a child arrangements order
- a residence order
You can view how we allocate and spend the pupil premium funding in the documents on line here. They are in Adobe PDF format and you will require Adobe Acrobat Reader to view them.