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Pupil Premium

Pupil premium is funding to improve education outcomes for disadvantaged pupils in schools in England. Evidence shows that disadvantaged children generally face additional challenges in reaching their potential at school and often do not perform as well as other pupils.

The Pupil Premium is allocated to children from low-income families who are currently known to be eligible for, or have been previously eligible for, free school meals (FSM) in both mainstream and non-mainstream settings and children who have been looked after continuously for more than six months.

The Government believes that the Pupil Premium, which is additional to main school funding, is the best way to address the current underlying inequalities between children eligible for free school meals and their wealthier peers by ensuring that funding to tackle disadvantage reaches the pupils who need it most.

Review Cycle Information

The three year pupil premium strategy will be 'light touch' reviewed annually- the next 'light touch review' will take place towards the end of the Summer term 2023. The full three year strategy will be reviewed in detail at the end of Summer term 2025.

Click on the links below to see how we have spent our Pupil Premium.