What is Pupil Premium?
Pupil Premium was introduced by the government in 2011-2012 as an additional contribution to main school funding in order for schools to,
The Pupil Premium is allocated to children from low-income families who are currently known to be eligible for free school meals (FSM) and children who have been looked after continuously for more than six months. A premium has also been introduced for children whose parents are currently serving in the armed forces. Pupil Premium funding was extended in 2012-2013 to include funding for children who have been eligible for free school meals (FSM) at any point in the last 6 years (Ever6)
We currently have 8 pupils who qualify for pupil premium.
For the 2020-2021 academic year, Pupil Premium funding is £1320 per child
For the 2020/21 academic year, Springcroft Primary School receives a total of £10,560 in Pupil Premium Funding.
The date of the next Pupil Premium Review is February 2021
England's most disadvantaged pupils, including looked after children, are set to benefit from £600 each after the Department for Education announced next year's Pupil Premium will increase by £112 for each pupil. Read more here: http://www.education.gov.uk/a00200726/disadvantaged-school-children-to-benefit-from-125-billion-funding-from-april-2012
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