PUPIL PREMIUM STATEMENT 2015/16
Merrydale Junior School shall publish in each Financial Year information in relation to:
a) the amount of Pupil Premium allocation that it will receive during the Financial Year;
The school is due to receive £203,280 for the financial year 2015/16
b) on what it intends to spend the Pupil Premium allocation;
The school will use this money to support systems and processes which ensure continued progress and attainment for vulnerable pupils. The school will also continue with initiatives which support the engagement and involvement of disadvantaged pupils.
c) on what it spent its Pupil Premium in the previous Financial Year;
Pupil premium funds (£213,200 in 2014/15) were spent on teaching and educational support for LAC and FSM students, as well as programmes relating to behaviour, pastoral support, additional classes to improve pupil progress, intervention groups, trips and activities.
d) the impact in educational attainment, arising from expenditure of the previous Financial Year’s Pupil Premium.
The school has in place rigorous monitoring and support systems. The outcomes for these pupils is illustrated in the detailed report below.