Additional funds for the school and families:
Parents who receive certain benefits may be entitled to financial support with school trips, clubs etc. If you get:
- Income Support
- Income Based Job Seekers Allowance (IBJSA)
- an income-related employment and support allowance
- support under part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
- Child Tax Credit (with income below £16, 190 on 01/04/10)
- Universal Credit
then the school can get extra funding called Pupil Premium.
You need to register your eligibility online. Click Here!
Registering only takes a few minutes and could make a significant difference to the funds available to school as well as more opportunities for your child. If your child is in Y3-Y6, this will also entitle you to free school meals!
Provision will include:
Working in small groups focusing on overcoming gaps in learning.
1-1 support with teachers or teaching assistants.
Additional teaching & learning opportunities provided through booster groups, TA support or external agencies.
The school will report to the governing body on pupil premium spending each year. This will include progress made on narrowing the gap as well as an evaluation of effectiveness of any spending provision.