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Pupil Premium

Pupil Premium Strategy 2017- 18

Pupil premium strategy statement (primary)

Summary Information
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)
Reading KS2 68% 72%
Writing KS2 68% 76%
Maths  KS2 61% 75%



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?


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


Statement of Pupil Premium Strategy

What makes my child eligible for Pupil Premium?

Pupil Premium How Schools Are Spending The Funding


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 Support

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)

Universal Credit


Working Tax Credit If you are receiving Working Tax Credit your child will not be entitled to free school meals.

For more information visit:

www.harrow.gov.uk/info/17/schoolandcollege/264/freeschool meals