The pupil premium is additional funding for publicly funded schools in England to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils of all abilities and to close the gaps between them and their peers.
Is your child eligible for the pupil premium grant funding?
You can use this online Pupil Premium checker to find out if your child is eligible for the pupil premium grant.
Every financial year, schools will receive £1,345 of funding for each pupil registered as eligible for free school meals (FSM) at any point in the last 6 years.
The video below explains what Pupil Premium Funding is and how it is allocated. Please also look at our School Meals page for further information.