Pupil Premium is allocated to school and academies as a method of supporting specific groups of children who are vulnerable to possible underachievement and to address any potential gap in their educational attainment.
These include children:
Nationally, the statistics show that pupils who are in receipt of FSM, do less well than their peers in exams, for example: SATs. All schools are therefore required to report on the amount of funding received and how this is being used; alongside the impact of the funding, once available.
Principles for supporting pupils in receipt of Pupil Premium Funding:
At Burfield Academy we view the needs of all our children as important and ensure that our teaching and learning opportunities meet the needs of all of them;
Via the academic attainment levels that the pupils achieve.We will measure the impact of our Pupil Premium spend in the following ways: