Pupil Premium

Pupil Premium

Overview of the Pupil Premium Grant (PPG) Received

This year we received a Pupil Premium Grant allocation of £935 for each pupil registered as eligible for free school meals at any point in the last 6 years.

A premium has also been introduced for children whose parents are currently serving in the armed forces; this is £300 in 2015-16. For more information please visit: www.gov.uk/service-premium-information-for-schools

Current number of pupils on roll – 958

Current number of pupils eligible for PPG – 369

Our Priority

The Pupil Premium is additional government grant funding given to schools so that they can narrow the gap in performance for students in receipt of Pupil Premium. At Eltham Hill School we are committed to ensuring all students have the same opportunities and access to outstanding Teaching and Learning and pastoral support. Our vision at Eltham Hill is for all students to pursue Excellence, Happiness and Success.

The service premium is designed to address the emotional and social well-being of these pupils.

Use of Pupil Premium 2016-17

Eltham Hill School received specific Pupil Premium Grant of £327,885 in the financial year 2016-17.

This Pupil Premium funding is being spent to ensure that entitled students recieve additional educational support activities and have access to facilities and extra curricular opportunities.

Intended Area of Spend – 2016-17

Objectives for Raising Achievement Plans

To narrow the progress gaps in Maths by 50% between students in receipt of Pupil Premium and the whole school population.

Objectives for Pastoral Support

To deliver a personalised support programme, including increasing the opportunities for trips abroad and to support success at school and reduce fixed term exclusions to less than 4%.

Objectives for Enrichment and Extended Learning

To deliver a programme of enrichment opportunities to engage students in school including visits to universities, information and advice on career development and overseas trips.

Objectives for Tracking Attainment of Pupil Premium Progress

To provide a robust and accurate system for tracking the progress of students in receipt of Pupil Premium in order to provide targeted intervention and plan for further strategies to raise achievement.

If you feel that your daughter is eligible for any of the funding in the document attached above, please contact:

Noelle O’Kelly on 020 8859 2843 Extension 294

or via email: nokelly@elthamhill.greenwich.sch.uk