Pupil Premium Funding:
The Pupil Premium allocation for the 2011-2012 Academic Year was £41,962.
For the 2012-2013 Academic Year, we expect to receive £86,000
Pupil Premium Expenditure:
Pupil Premium expenditure in the previous Academy Financial Year;
These funds were used in a variety of ways to provide additional support and intervention for all students, but with a particular focus on those in receipt of 'Free School Meals' (FSM) and 'Looked After Children' (LAC). A key area where these funds were targeted is to ensure the continued progress and academic achievement for these vulnerable groups.
Specific examples of the support and interventions which took place include:
Intentions for the 2012-13 Academic Year:
We intend to continue with the initiatives listed above. We will continually review them and add or remove initiatives to ensure continued success, raised aspirations and to limit social exclusion.
Impact on educational attainment on vulnerable students for whom we receive Pupil Premium funding:
The vast majority of our Pupil Premium students made excellent progress throughout the year. Students' progress and achievement was measured, in particular, at the end of KS3, KS4 and KS5.
|Measure||Pupil Premium Students||All Students|
|Average progress in English (KS2-3)||1.6 Levels||1.7 Levels|
|Average progress in maths (KS2-3)||1.6 Levels||1.7 Levels|
|Average progress in science (KS2-3)||1.3 Levels||1.3 Levels|
|Achieving Level 5+ in English||94%||96%|
|Achieving Level 5+ in maths||94%||92%|
|Achieving Level 5+ in both English and maths||94%||91%|
|5 A*-C, including English and maths||77%||87%|
|3+ levels of progress in English||92%||86%|
|3+ levels of progress in maths||62%||84%|
|3+ levels of progress in science||77%||80%|
|Average capped point score||400.3||403.9|
|Average total point score||670.2||692.0|
|1 modern foreign language||31%||35%|
|Achieving 2+ Level 3 qualifications||100%||99%|
|Average points score per student||318||361|