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Pupil Deprivation Grant

Pupil Deprivation Grant (PDG) Information 

  • The total number of pupils on school roll for September 2017 is 1,315.
  • The school’s FSM population is under 10%

·        The three year average for e FSM for 2015/16 was 10.0%, and in 2014/15 it was 10.9%

  • The total allocation of PDG to this school for 2017-2018 is £112,700
  • The school undertakes the following activities in order to support pupils facing the challenges of poverty and deprivation:
    • Bespoke Skills based courses
    • Literacy programme
    • Numeracy programme
    • Monitoring & tracking of pupils
    • Small group intervention activities
    • Bespoke learning experiences designed to engage
    • Strategies to support the monitoring & tracking of FSM pupils

 The school’s PDG, SEG and WEG Plans are regularly scrutinised by the Governing Body, supported by advice from the EAS and monitored by the Local Authority & Challenge Adviser EAS.

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