The Pupil Premium Grant is additional funding given to schools and academies to:
It was first introduced in April 2011. Since then the amount schools receive has increased. Schools receive funding based on the number of pupils who have been eligible for free school meals at any point in the last six years.
We are grateful to all those parents and carers who have applied for Pupil Premium funding for their children. We can use the money in ways that enable all children to maximise their learning, although we do target it at the children who receive it wherever possible.
The amounts for 2021-22 are as follows:
For details on our strategy for our use of Pupil Premium and for a review of the spend for the previous year, click the link below.