The government believes that the pupil premium, which is additional to main school funding, is the best way to address the current underlying inequalities between children eligible for free school meals (FSM) and their peers by ensuring that funding to tackle disadvantage reaches the pupils who need it most.

COVID catchup funding strategy
Pupil Premium 2021-22 (3 Years)
Pupil Premium 2020-21
Pupil Premium 2019-20
Pupil Premium 2018-19
Please see our Financial Statement for more information.