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Pupil Premium

The pupil premium is additional funding for publicly funded schools in England to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils and close the gap between them and their peers.

The level of the premium for 2018-19 is £1,320 per pupil

Grayrigg C of E Primary School has been allocated £1,620 for the financial year 2018-19

Grayrigg’s Aims for use of PP:

  • To support learning for the children who may not have support at home in comparison to their peers
  • To support small group work for children who struggle to speak in class
  • To purchase online learning for home that children can engage with without parental support

The impact of the spending can be discussed with the Head Teacher, as appropriate.

Further details can be found by clicking on the links below:

Pupil Premium 2018-19

Sports Premium

The primary PE and sport premium must be spent by schools on making additional and sustainable improvements to the provision of PE and sport for the benefit of all pupils to encourage the development of healthy, active lifestyles. Most schools receive a lump sum of £8,000 plus an additional £5 per pupil based on the number of pupils in years 1 to 6 for the 2016-17 academic year. The funding doubled for the 2017-18 academic year to £16,000 plus an additional £10 per pupil.

Sports funding 2018-19

Schools should use the Primary PE and Sport Premium to achieve the following:

A. Develop or add to the PE, physical activity and sport activities that your school already offers

B. Build capacity and capability within the school to ensure that improvements made now will benefit pupils joining the school in future years.

Schools can use the premium to secure improvements in the following indicators:

1. The engagement of all pupils in regular physical activity – the Chief Medical Officer guidelines recommend that all children and young people aged 5 to 18 engage in at least 60 minutes of physical activity a day, of which 30 minutes should be in school

2. The profile of PE and sport is raised across the school as a tool for whole-school improvement

3. Increased confidence, knowledge and skills of all staff in teaching PE and sport

4. Broader experience of a range of sports and activities offered to all pupils

5. Increased participation in competitive sport

Further details for the academic year 2016-17 can be found by clicking on the link below:

Sports Premium 2017-18