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Pontefract Academies Trust

Pupil Premium

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.

In 2016-17 the amount of grant was allocated in accordance with the table below

Disadvantaged pupils Pupil premium per pupil
Pupils in year groups reception to year 6 recorded as Ever 6 Free School Meal £1,320
Pupils in years 7 to 11 recorded as Ever 6 Free School Meal £935
Looked-after children (LAC) defined in the Children Act 1989 as one who is in the care of, or provided with accommodation by, an English local authority £1,900
Children who have ceased to be looked after by a local authority in England and Wales because of adoption, a special guardianship order, a child arrangements order or a residence order £1,900
   
Service children Pupil premium per pupil
Pupils in year groups reception to year 11 recorded as Ever 6 Service Child or in receipt of a child pension from the Ministry of Defence £300

 

o see how we plan to spend our Pupil Premium Grant in 2017-2018 please click here