Sytchampton Endowed Primary School

Pupil Premium

Pupil premium is additional funding provided to schools for supporting more disadvantaged pupils to ensure they benefit from the same opportunities as all other children. There are three categories of children that qualify for pupil premium:

  • Children who are eligible for free school meals (FSM).
  • Looked after children.
  • Armed forces children.

The school has a very small proportion of children who are eligible for pupil premium.

Pupil Premium 2016/17

The allocation for 2016/17 is £6,600. This additional support is intended for:

  • Working with the teaching assistant in class reference high quality first teaching.
  • Receiving core Literacy and Numeracy lessons in a smaller group with extra support and interventions in reading and maths for 3 afternoons per week (increase on 2015/16 hours).
  • One to one support for specific children.
  • Support for educational trips, uniform, WAC, FSM.
  • Provision of reading materials 'code' for specific groups.

The respective children's progress and attainment is tracked and monitored carefully to ensure they achieve their full potential.

Pupil Premium 2015/16

The allocation for 2015/16 is £3,960. This additional support is intended for:

  • Working with the teaching assistant in class reference high quality first teaching.
  • Receiving core Literacy and Numeracy lessons in a smaller group with extra support and interventions in reading and maths for 2 afternoons per week.
  • Support for educational trips, uniform, WAC, FSM.

The respective children's progress and attainment is tracked and monitored carefully to ensure they achieve their full potential.

Pupil Premium 2014/15

The allocation for 2014/15 is £3,900. This additional support is intended for:

  • Working with the teaching assistant in class.
  • Receiving core Literacy and Numeracy lessons in a smaller group with extra support and interventions in reading and maths.
  • Support for educational trips.

The respective children's progress and attainment is tracked and monitored carefully to ensure they achieve their full potential.

Pupil Premium 2013/14

The school has a very small proportion of children who are eligible for pupil premium. In 2013/14 this increased to £3,900.This funding was used to provide additional support in the classroom to small groups of children to help them make the expected progress in their learning and to fund breakfast club sessions. The effect of this was pupils who made better than expected progress from their starting points.