Great Eccleston Copp School

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18th July 19
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Pupil Premium

Pupil Premium
In 2011/12 the Government launched its Pupil Premium Grant. The Pupil Premium is an allocation of additional funding provided to schools to support specific groups of children who are vulnerable to possible underachievement. This funding is sent to schools based on the numbers of pupils in the school who are eligible for Free School Meals (FSM) or have at any time in the last six years, those looked after by the local authority (CLA) and the children of armed service personnel.

For more information please visit the DfE pupil premium page -


The funding is allocated to initiatives to ensure pupils reach their full potential both academically and socially.
Total number of pupils eligible for PPG = 10
Amount per child = £1320
Total amount of PPG received £13200

How the funding was spent:

Extra TA and teacher support
1 to 1 mentoring
Learning Mentor input
Enrichment activities
Counselling sessions
Financial support for events such as residential trips

Impact of Pupil Premium
Pupils are becoming better equipped to learn within the classroom and confidence to participate and form new relationships with others is growing. This statement is supported by observations from the teachers and discussions with pupils and also by a sustained development in progress, particularly emotional and social, over the year.


Total number of pupils eligible for PPG = 17
Amount per child = £1320
Total amount of PPG received £22400

How the funding is to be spent:

Click here to see our Pupil Premium Strategy Statement for 2018/2019