This is additional funding provided by the Government to enable the school to focus it's attention on those children within school who are either on Free School Meals or are deemed by the school to be in need of additional support.
“we evaluate the impact of the plan each year”.
"The gap in attainment between pupils eligible for free school meals (who receive additional pupil premium funding) and other pupils at the school has narrowed considerably in the last three years and is very small.
In reading across the school, the pupil premium group either equalled or exceeded the performance of their peers in all year groups from Year 2 to Year 6 in 2013.
This is because of the good progress made by this group that results from well-targeted funding that provides very effective additional support from well-trained staff’