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Pupil Premium

Aims

All members of staff and governors are committed to meeting the pastoral, social and academic needs of every Jerome pupil in a caring environment. As with every child in our care, a child who is deemed to be "socially disadvantaged" is valued, respected and entitled to develop to his/ her true potential, irrespective of need.

Background

The Pupil Premium is additional funding which is allocated to schools on the basis of the number of pupils who have been eligible for free school meals (FSM) at any point over the last six years (known as ‘Ever 6 FSM’). This should not be confused with the recent government initiative to provide free meals for all KS1 and EYFS pupils.

The Pupil Premium is aimed at addressing the current underlying inequalities which exist between children from disadvantaged backgrounds and their more affluent peers. The Pupil Premium also provides funding for children who have been looked after continuously for more than six months and the children of service personnel.
 

Pupil Premium at Jerome

The document below provides details of how we spend our Pupil Premium money at Jerome and the impact it has for our pupils.

  Pupil Premium Spending 2015/16 and Impact 2014/15
  Pupil Premium Spending 2016/17 and Impact 2015/16