Alwoodley Primary Pupil Premium School Summary 2017 - 2018
The pupil premium is additional funding for publicly funded schools in England to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils of all abilities and to close the gaps between them and their peers.
In the 2017 to 2018 financial year, schools will receive £1,320 for pupils in Reception
Year to Year 6 who are eligible for free school meals at any point in the last 6 years. Schools will also receive £1,900 for each pupil identified in the spring school census as having left local-authority care because of one of the following:
• a special guardianship order
• a child arrangements order
• a residence order
If a pupil has been registered as eligible for free school meals and has also left llocal authority care for any of the reasons above, they will attract the £1,900 rate.
Children who have been in local authority care for one day or more also attract £1,900 of pupil premium funding.
Schools are free to spend the pupil premium as they see fit. However they will be held accountable for how they have used the additional funding to support pupils from low-income families.