The Government believes that Pupil Premium, which is additional to main school funding is the best way to address the current inequalities between children eligible for free school meals and their peers. The funding is designed to tackle disadvantage and ensures benefits from the extra funding reaches the pupils who need it the most.
Full details of the impact of pupil premium for 2017-18 spending can be found below:
Pupil Premium 2018-19
2017/18 – Grant: £45,860
Est Spend: £66,988 (part funded from SEND budget)
This year's pupil premium allocation can be found below: