What is the Pupil Premium Grant?
The Pupil Premium Grant is additional funding the Government supply to schools to provide additional funding to support schools in raising attainment for children. We are required to report specifically about how we use this fund. It is allocated based on the number of children meeting a national criteria based on the Ever 6 Measure. This includes the total number of:

  • Pupils eligible for fee school meals – within the last 6 years

  • Children looked after

  • Service children

How can I apply for free school meals?

You can register your child for Free School Meals if you get any of these benefits:

  • Income Support

  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance

  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance

  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999

  • The Guarantee element of State Pension Credit

  • Child Tax Credit, provided you are not entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual income (as assessed by HM Revenue and Customs) that does not exceed £16190

  • Working Tax Credit ‘run-on’ - the payment someone may receive for a further four weeks after they stop qualifying for Working Family Tax Credit.

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