The Pupil Premium is an additional amount of money provided by the Government for those children who are entitled to receive FSM (free school meals) or have received FSM in the past 6 years.
The progress of all children is measured on a full termly basis and discussions take place with relevant teachers, during Pupil Progress Meetings. This enables us to discuss individuals in detail and pinpoint any area where additional support may be necessary.
At William Stukeley CE Primary School, we use our Pupil Premium Grant funding to provide additional educational support to our disadvantaged pupils to improve their progress and to raise their standard of achievement.
We recognise that disadvantaged children can face a wide range of barriers which may impact on their learning. Our ultimate objectives are to therefore:
To achieve our objectives and overcome identified barriers to learning we will:
We will ensure that effective teaching, learning and assessment meets the needs of all pupils through the rigorous analysis of data.
Class teachers will identify specific intervention and support for individual pupils which will be reviewed termly.
Alongside academic support, we will ensure that those pupils who have social, emotional and mental health needs will access quality provision from appropriately trained adults.