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.
The additional funding per pupil for 2021 to 2022 is as follows:
Pupils in year groups reception to year 6 as recorded as Ever 6 Free School Meals: £1,345
Looked after children (LAC) defined in Children Act 1989 as one who is in the care of, or provided with accommodation by, an English local authority: £2,345
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: £2,345
Holy Family Catholic Primary School receives the additional element of funding for 53 pupils which is 28% of the pupils on roll at this school. This allocation amounts to £63,215. Holy Family also receive a recovery premium fund of £6960, giving a total of £70,175.
A rationale for pupil premium spending at our school can be found here:
The strategy for pupil premium and a review of previous years spending can be found here:
PP Strategy 2020-21