What is Pupil Premium?
Pupil Premium is an additional grant given to students who:
- Have been eligible for free school meals (FSM) at any time in the last six years (£935)
- Looked-after children (LAC) defined in the Children Act 1989 as one who is in the care of, or provided with accommodation by, an English local authority or children who have ceased to be looked after by a local authority in England and Wales because of adoption, a special guardianship order, a child arrangements order or a residence order (£1,900); however £1000 will be retained by the Virtual Headteacher in the Local Authority.
- Have parents/carers in the armed services, who face particular challenges (£300)
Please note that the Pupil Premium Strategy was formally reviewed in September 2018