Pupil Premium is a Government allocation of money to support pupils who:
- Are in receipt of Free School Meals
- Are Looked After by the Local Authority
- Have parents employed by the Armed Forces
Pupil Premium allocation is spent on supporting any pupil who fulfils any of the above criteria. Support may be additional Teaching Assistant hours; 1-1 tuition; financial aid to attend residential and other school activities; support to attend extra-curricular activities; continuing professional development for staff in order for them to more closely support vulnerable pupils; and resources to support individual pupils.