The pupil premium is additional funding provided to schools to support disadvantaged pupils to ensure they benefit from the same opportunities as all other children, reach their full potential and to close the gap in attainment that exists between disadvantaged pupils and their peers.
There are three categories of children that qualify for pupil premium funding:
Do you qualify?
Your child will be eligible for Free School Meals/Pupil Premium if you receive any of these benefits:
At Gawthorpe Community Academy, we allocate the funding to support our curriculum development, the quality of teaching and intervention. Our strategic focus is driven by:
Please see the document below regarding the focus for this funding.