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.
Funding for 2017-2018
In the 2017-2018 financial year, schools will receive the following funding for each pupil registered as eligible for free school meals at any point in the last 6 years;
£1,320 for pupils in Reception to Year 6
Schools will receive £1900 for each pupil identified in the spring school census as having left authority care because of one of the following:
(taken from the DfE website)
Please read the information below which gives details of our Pupil Premium Grant and how we allocate the funding.