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.
In the 2016-17 financial year, schools will receive the following funding for each child registered as eligible for free school meals at any point in the last six years:
• £1,320 for pupils in reception year to year 6
• £935 for pupils in year 7 to year 11
The current Pupil Premium Report 2016-17 can be found using the links below, as well as the historical Pupil Premium reports for previous academic years.
The Pupil Premium reports detail how the essential money is spent to best raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils of all abilities within the school and to close the gaps between them and their peers.
• Vocational achievements
• Support of behaviour, emotional and mental health issues
• Social communication skills improvement
• Improved speech, language and communication skills
• Improved reading levels