The purpose of the Pupil Premium grant is to narrow the attainment gap between disadvantaged pupils and their peers. The premium is allocated to schools on the basis of the number of children who are:
The government says that it is for schools to decide how the Pupil Premium, allocated to schools per FSM pupil, is spent., since they are best placed to address what additional provision should be made for the individual pupils within their responsibility.
Source: DfE Website (for more information, see:
If your financial situation has changed, or you think your child may be eligible for Free School Meals, you can contact Mrs Boussida at email@example.com. Registering for free school meals means the school gets extra funding to support your child’s learning, so even if you do not want to utilise the Free School Meals, then registering is still useful to support your child in other ways across the school.
The link below gives clear information about who is eligible for FSM
Pupil Premium per
Pupils in Years 7 to 9 recorded as Ever 6 Free School Meals
Looked after Children (LAC) defined in Children Act 1989 as one who is in the care of, or provided with accomodation by, an English Local Authority.
Children who have ceased to be looked after by a Local Authority in England and Wales because of an adoption, a special guardianship order, a chils arrangements order or a resistance order.
Pupils recorded as an Ever 6 serives child or in receipt of a child pension from the Ministry of Defence
We only receive extra funding if students are registered or identified on our systems by the time of the school census. Our next census will be in mid January 2017. We treat every case in complete confidence.
How much does Ivanhoe get?
April 12/March 13 - £88,381
April 13/March 14 - £149,400
April 14/March 15 - £153,340
April 15/March 16 - £189,550
April 16/March 17 - £160,000
April 17/March 18 - £173,910
April 18/March 19 - £184,776
2014/2015 – 167 students
2015/2016 – 191 students
2016/2017 – 223 students
2017/2018 - 212 students
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