In 2016/2017 the Government provided Pupil Premium Funding for all schools. This funding is based on :
It is up to schools how to spend this additional money, but schools are accountable for how they spend it. Part of this accountability is to provide a report to parents on how the funding has been allocated.
At St John's the objectives for all pupils receiving Pupil Premium funding is to
This year our pupil premium budget is £73,438. This combines the service pupil premium and the free school meal premium.
TA interventions x 40 hours per week: £24,410
Additional TA to support in class x 46 hours: £30,586
Family liaison office x 16 hours per week: £12,130
EAL TA X 15 hours per week: £9331
Trip / music subsidy: £165
We measure the impact of the funding by using our tracking system. Ths allows us to track every pupil, ensuring progress is made and intervenions are planned for if necessary. Our pupil premium spending will be reviwed in the summer term.