The Pupil Premium is additional funding given to publicly funded schools in England to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils and to "close the gap" between them and their peers. It was introduced in April 2011.
Children currently eligible to receive Pupil Premium funding are:
Headteachers and governors are responsible for deciding how to best allocate the funds and the progress and outcomes of pupils that receive this funding is closely monitored and tracked to ensure that we are working to close the gap between these pupils and all other pupils.
Please find, on this page, details of our spending strategy and a review of the previous year's spending impact.
The lead for Pupil Premium is Mrs Pigram (along with the senior management team) and the governor with responsibility for pupil premium is Heather Faulkner.