Pupil Premium Strategy 2017- 18
Pupil premium strategy statement (primary)
|School||Grange Primary School|
|Academic Year||2017-18||Total PP budget||£217,740||Date of most recent PP Review||07.03.2018|
|Total Number of pupils||591||Number of pupils eligible for PP||159 (March 2018)||Date for next PP Strategy Review||June 2018|
|Attainment (2017) % Achieving Expected Standard or Above (%>EXS)|
|Subject||Grange Pupil Premium Students||National (All Students)|
Pupil Premium is dedicated funding provided to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils, and close the gap between them and their peers.
Pupil Premium Allocation is currently calculated on the number of pupils who have been in receipt of Free School Meals in the last 6 years (Ever 6 children), Looked After Children and the children of Service personnel on the date of Census.
The aim of the Pupil Premium funding is to enable to the school to close gaps and ensure that all students achieve their maximum potential. Pupil Premium funding is not spent on one areas, bud used as part of the school budget to support a number of areas for learners eligible for Pupil Premium
At Grange Primary Pupil Premium 2016-17 prioritized increasing progress between pupil premium learners and their peers in all subjects, particularly Reading and Writing, develop tracking, assessment and support for learners with Pupil Premium, with Social Emotional and Mental Health Needs, and extend our core offer for all learners.
Which gaps are we narrowing for 2017-18?
At Grange Primary we want to ensure that we are maximizing on the holistic development of all children.
Our Pupil Premium Funding is targeted to narrow gaps in our learners academic attainment, social and emotional support, access to a wider curriculum and tailored support for families.
What are we investing in for narrowing this gap?
- Increased small group teaching for Reading, Writing, Maths and Phonics, for all learners in Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.
- Developed assessment and monitoring cycles for Phase Leads and class teachers to identify key gaps and support provision.
- High quality sports and extra-curricular activities for all learners.
- Developed Social, Emotional and Mental Health provision, to ensure needed support can be rapidly put in place for learners at Grange.
- Extended home-school support, tracking and link to key services to enable families to access the whole-school offer.
How do we review the impact of Pupil Premium spending?
Progress of learners with Pupil Premium is reviewed termly, using the school’s ‘Every Child Matters’ tracking system.
It is reported on to the Curriculum, Achievement and Staffing Committee mid-year, and during Summer Term 2018.
A final report including attainment data will be shared with the Full Governing Body in Autumn 2018, and to agree the new Priority areas for 2018-19.
Please see our Report for Pupil Premium 2017-18
More information on the grant can be found in the Ofsted Report: Report. Pupil premium How Schools Are Spending The Funding
Please also download our Grange Primary Pupil Premium Policy 2016
Is your child eligible for Free School Meals?
Please ensure you apply for each child in your family if you are eligible to do so. Please click on notify school for each child. Thank you.
If your child is aged between 5 and 18 and attends a Harrow school, they may be entitled to free school meals. By applying for free school meals, your child’s school could also benefit from up to £1320 additional funding to support their learning.
Who is entitled? Your child may be entitled to free school meals if you receive one of the following income related benefits or support payments:
Income based Job Seekers Allowance Income based Employment and Support Allowance
Support from NASS (National Asylum Support Service) under part 6 of the Immigration
and Asylum Act 1999
Pension Credit Guarantee Credit
Child Tax Credit – if your income is below £16,190
Working Tax Credit run-on (which is paid for 4 weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit)
Working Tax Credit If you are receiving Working Tax Credit your child will not be entitled to free school meals.
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