The Pupil Premium Grant (PPG) is additional government funding for schools to support disadvantaged children and those from deprived backgrounds. It’s a school-level grant that enables schools to fund extra resources to help them meet challenges.
The main aims for Pupil Premium funding allocated is to:
improve the academic outcomes of disadvantaged pupils of all abilities
close the attainment gap between disadvantaged pupils and their peers across the country
Schools can spend the money in any way they see fit but are accountable for how they use this additional funding. Performance tables now reflect the achievement of pupils who benefit from the Pupil Premium funding.
Pupil Premium Policy 2019/2020
Please click here to download our Pupil Premium Strategy Statement for 2019 - 2020.