Pupil premium and funding

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Pupil premium and catch-up funding

The government introduced pupil premium with the aim of increasing social mobility, reducing the attainment gap between the highest and lowest achieving pupils nationally and enabling more students from disadvantaged backgrounds to attend top universities.

Catch-up premium is government funding to assist schools in providing additional support in literacy and numeracy. Each school is entitled to an additional £500 for each year 7 student who did not achieve at least level 4 in reading and/or maths at the end of Key Stage 2.

The impact of funding for individual students will be closely monitored and evaluated and a report will be provided at the end of each academic year. Please view our latest reports below:

Pupil Premium Funding Report 2019-20 Plan

Pupil Premium Impact Statement 2018-2019

Pupil Premium Funding Report 2018-19 Plan

Year 7 Catch Premium Plan 2019-2020

Year 7 Catch Premium Plan 2018-19 

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