Pupil Premium Grant
Pupil Premium Grant – Overview 2018-2019
The Pupil Premium Grant is additional funding allocated to schools to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils and close the gap between them and their peers. School receives this funding to pupils who come from low-income families who are either currently known to be eligible for Free School Meals (FSM) as well as those pupils who are, or have been, Looked After Children (LAC) continuously for six months or more.
Pupil Premium Grant Funding for 2018-2019
In the 2018 to 2019 financial year, the following rates apply for eligible pupils;
- £1,320 for pupils in Reception to Year 6 recorded as Ever 6 Free School Meals (FSM)
- £2,300 for Looked-After Children (LAC) – those in the care of, or provided with accommodation by, an English Local Authority.
- £2,300 for children who have ceased to be ‘Looked After’ by a Local Authority in England and Wales because of adoption, a special guardianship, a child arrangements order or a residence order.
- £300 for pupils in Reception to Year 6 recorded as Ever 6 Service Child or in receipt of a child pension from the Ministry of Defence.
For the academic year 2018-2019, Oxclose Primary Academy received £136,600 Pupil Premium Grant (PPG) funding. This is based on 102 pupils (47%).