Pupil premium funding is provided by the Department for Education to those pupils who have been entitled to Free School Meals at any point over the last six years or are (or have been) children in care.
We have bee allocated £287,760 Pupil Premium for this financial year which has been allocated for use by the Governing Body to provide a range of support in order to improve outcomes for children
Please see below the evaluation of our Pupil Premium & Sports Premium expenditure in 2017/18:
Early years Pupil Premium:
From April 2015 the early years pupil premium was introduced to support disadvantaged pupils in their pre-school setting. Priorities for the spending of the Academy allocation are reviewed in line with the needs of pupils and include:
Welfare support assistant to ensure high ratio of adult learning support;
Development of the Early Years environment to support language acquisition;
Targeted additional adult support in all prime areas.