Pupil Premium 2016 – 2017

Holy Trinity Primary School

Pupil Premium Statement


What is the Pupil Premium Grant (PPG)?

This is an amount of money the Government allocates to a school to support children who are entitled to Free School Meals (FSM) or have had FSM in the last 6 years (Ever 6), children who are looked after (CLA) and children who are from a service family. It is the aim to enable these pupils to reach their full potential and have the same learning opportunities as all other children.

PPG provides funding for two policies:

  • raising the attainment of disadvantaged pupils and closing the gap with their peers
  • supporting children and young people with parents in the regular armed forces

Disadvantaged pupils are defined as pupils in receipt of Free School Meals and pupils who are Looked-After Children.

It is for the school to decide how to best allocate those funds, as they are best placed to assess what additional provision should be made for the individuals in their school. Pupils in receipt of the funding are supported in a variety of ways.

What do we receive at HTPS?

The total number of pupils in Holy Trinity Primary School is currently 678. Of those pupils, 169 are classed as disadvantaged, in receipt of pupil premium funding. This equates to 24.9% of the school population.

No. of disadvantaged children per year group:

Early Years (Nursery & Reception): 23

Year 1: 16

Year 2: 17

Year 3: 29

Year 4: 30

Year 5: 26

Year 6: 28

PP Governor Reports

 This year, the school receives £196,760 in Pupil Premium Grant (PPG).

Click on the link below to view a table outlining how we are planning to spend the funding to raise standards for our disadvantaged pupils:

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