Goodnestone Church of England Primary School receives a Pupil Premium Grant for each child who is entitled to receive Free School Meals, (This amount is calculated based on the numbers of children who have been eligible in the last 6 years from the Local Authority), who is a Looked After Child or a child of Serving Military.
The Governing Body of the school have decided that this grant should be spent as follows:
Additional group support by a qualified teacher and or HLTA
Intervention groups by Teaching Assistants
Subsidise educational visits
Workshops which enrich the curriculum
Emotional support for vulnerable children
Early Years intervention for children with speech difficulties and additional support for children with English as an additional language
Pupil premium funding will be allocated following a needs analysis which will identify priority classes, groups or individuals. In making provision for socially disadvantaged pupils, we recognise that not all pupils who attract this funding will be socially disadvantaged.
We are required to publish online information about how we are using this premium and this can be found in the attached document.