The Pupil Premium is an allocation of additional funding provided to schools to support specific groups of children who are vulnerable to possible underachievement. These include pupils who are entitled to free school meals, those looked after by the local authority and the children of armed service personnel.
The premium allocates £1320 per Primary Pupil that is eligible. The amount per Looked After Child (ie in care for 1 day or more, are adopted or leave care under a Guardianship or Residence order) will be £1,900.
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