Qualification for Pupil Premium

Pupil Premium is additional funding given by the Government to schools in England to raise the attainment of specific groups of children that fall into the following categories:

  • Pupils who have been entitled to Free School Meals at any point over the last 6 years, due to qualifying benefits
  • Pupils who have had a parent in the armed services at any point over the last 6 years
  • Pupils that are, or have been, looked after by the local authority or are adopted

Please contact the school if you feel that you may qualify for Pupil Premium.

Pupil Premium allocation for 2018/19

Pupil Premium allocation of £25,860, which consists of:

  • £17,160 for pupils entitled to Free School Meals
  • £1,800 for service pupils
  • £6,900 for children adopted from care

Plan for spending Pupil Premium in 2018/19

Personalised pupil support to provide:

  • One 1:1 Literacy Teacher
  • One 1:1 Pupil Premium ELSA
  • Three 1:1 Pupil Premium Teaching Assistants

Impact will be measured by pupil progress and the school’s pupil premium strategy will next be reviewed in June 2019.

Pupil Premium allocation for 2017/18

Pupil Premium allocation of £24,800, which consisted of:

  • £13,200 for pupils entitled to Free School Meals
  • £2,100 for service pupils
  • £9,500 for children adopted from care

2017/18 Pupil Premium was spent on:

Personalised pupil support with:

  • One 1:1 Literacy Teacher
  • Three 1:1 Pupil Premium Teaching Assistants

How the funding made a difference to the attainment of children attracting Pupil Premium funding:

Year 1 Phonics 2017

Year 1 Phonics 2017 % of children passing the Phonics Screening check
Children attracting Pupil Premium funding
(1 child)
0%
Year 1 at Ramsbury Primary School
(26 children)
96%
Year 1 Nationally 81%

Year 2 SATs 2017

Year 2 SATs 2017 Expected Standard in Writing Expected Standard in Reading Expected Standard in Maths
Children attracting Pupil Premium funding
(3 children)
67% 67% 67%
Year 2 at Ramsbury Primary School
(30 children)
87% 90% 87%
Year 2 Nationally 65% 74% 73%

Year 6 SATs 2017

Year 6 SATs 2017 Expected Standard in Writing Expected Standard in Reading Expected Standard in Maths Expected Standard in Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar
Children attracting Pupil Premium funding
(5 children)
100% 100% 80% 100%
Year 6 at Ramsbury Primary School
(30 children)
90% 90% 87% 90%
Year 6 Nationally 76% 71% 75% 77%