Pupil Premium Funding
Pupil Premium Grant
The Pupil Premium Grant is a grant given to schools to:
- Raise the attainment of disadvantaged children and close the gap between them and their peers
- Support children and young people with parents in the regular armed forces
It was first introduced in April 2011. Since then the amount that schools receive has increased. Schools receive funding based on the number of children eligible for free school meals at any point in the last six years, Ever 6.