The pupil premium grant is additional funding given to publicly funded schools in England to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils and close the gap between them and their peers.
Pupil premium funding is available to both mainstream and non-mainstream schools, such as special schools and pupil referral units. It is paid to schools according to the number of pupils who have been:
It is the responsibility of the governors to explain pupil premium expenditure to parents in the form of an annual statement.
This report aims to detail information on how the Pupil Premium Grant will be used within school.