Pupil Premium

Introduction

The pupil premium 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.

Funding for 2016 – 2017

In the 2016 to 2017 financial year, schools will receive the following funding for each child registered as eligible for free school meals at any point in the last 6 years:

  • £1,320 for primary-aged pupils
  • £935 for secondary-aged pupils

Schools will also receive £1,900 for each looked-after pupil who:

  • has been looked after for 1 day or more
  • was adopted from care on or after 30 December 2005, or left care under:
  • a special guardianship order
  • a residence order

Review of Initiatives 2015-16 Academic Year

Pupil-Premium-2015-16 Report

Plans for 2016-17

Pupil premium plan 2016-17

Pupil Premium Policy

Please check out our policy section for our pupil premium policy.

If you have any questions regarding the pupil premium in the meantime, please contact Mr Rob Leonard – Assistant Headteacher (Inclusion)

rob.leonard@gosforthcent.newcastle.sch.uk