The Pupil Premium is an additional amount of money given to schools in addition to their main budget. Every school receives a fixed amount of money for all pupils meeting certain criteria. The main criterion is eligibility for free school meals at any point over the child’s time in Primary School.
The money is provided to schools so that we can further raise attainment and progress for this group of pupils.
To see how we are planning to use this funding this year and our review of last year, take a look at the action plan below: