What is the Pupil Premium Grant?
Pupil Premium is a Government grant given in addition to main school funding. It is given to ensure that funding to tackle disadvantage reaches the pupils who need it most.
The Pupil Premium was first introduced in April 2011 and is allocated to schools to work with pupils who have been:
Registered for free school meals at any point in the last six years.
Looked after continuously for more than six months
Children adopted from care under the Adoption and ChildrenAct 2002 and children who have left care under a Special Guardianship or Residence Order
The Pupil Premium Grant is provided to schools as part of their annual budget. It is then up to each school to decide how to use the funding, as they are best placed to assess what additional provision their pupils need.
Pupil Premium Plus grant is also available to schools, where a pupil has been looked after and is now adopted.
At Hounslow Town Primary the Pupil Premium Grant has been aimed at:
Please read the information below which gives details of our Pupil Premium Grant and how we allocate the funding in school.