Pupil Premium Funding:
The Pupil Premium allocation for the 2013/2014 Academic Year was £142,630.
For the 2014/2015 Academic Year, we expect to receive £141,708
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), ‘Looked After Children’ (LAC) and children whose parents work in the Armed Services. 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 2014/2015 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 good 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|
|End of KS3||28 students||178 students|
|Average progress in English (KS2-3)||1.5 Levels||1.5 Levels|
|Average progress in maths (KS2-3)||1.2 Levels||1.4 Levels|
|Average progress in science (KS2-3)||1.3 Levels||1.5 Levels|
|Achieving Level 5+ in English||98%||100%|
|Achieving Level 5+ in maths||89%||94%|
|Achieving Level 5+ in both English and maths||89%||93%|
|End of KS4||29 students||179 students|
|5 A*-C, including English and maths||69%||85%|
|3+ levels of progress in English||83%||88%|
|3+ levels of progress in maths||76%||82%|
|3+ levels of progress in science||93%||84%|
|Average capped point score||339.8||347.7|
|Average total point score||385.5||400.0|
|1 modern foreign language||59%||73%|
|End of KS5||7 students||124 students|
|Achieving 2+ Level 3 qualifications||100%||98%|
|Average points score per student||342.5||336.3|