Pupil Premium provides additional funding to enable schools to support disadvantage pupils and help close the gap in standards achieved.
Pupils eligible for Pupil Premium are:
Pupils who are eligible for Free School Meals (FSM) (this is different to Universal Infant Free School Meals)
- Ever 6 entitlement to Pupil Premium is the number of children who have been registered as eligible for FSM at any point in the last 6 years
- Children who have been ‘looked after’ continuously for more than 6 months
- Children of armed services personnel