ST STEPHEN’S INFANT SCHOOL
“Together we shine”
What is Pupil Premium?
The 'Pupil Premium' is direct government funding for schools designed to ensure that all pupils make the best possible progress whilst in school, regardless of their socio-economic background. A sum of money (£1,320) is given to the school for each pupil on role who is currently or who has ever been in receipt of means tested 'Free School Meals' (as opposed to the Universal Infant Free School Meals). There is also a small amount of funding given for any pupil with a parent currently serving in the British Armed Forces and for any child 'looked after', either in foster care or in Local Authority care. While all children in St Stephen's Infant School receive Universal Infant Free School Meals, your children could benefit in other ways including:
How do we spend our Pupil Premium funding?
Pupil Premium Strategy 2017/2018 - Please see link below.
How do I know if my child is eligible for the pupil premium?
Your child may eligible for pupil premium funding if you or your partner receive one or more of the following:
If you think that your child may be eligible to qualify for pupil premium funding please do not hesitate to contact a member of the school office team. This funding, if eligible, will be received each year that they remain at primary school, regardless of how your circumstances may change.
Pupil Premium Funding 2016/2017 - Please see link below.