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Premium Payments

Pupil Premium Allocation

The pupil premium is additional funding given to publicly funded schools in England to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils and close the gap between them and their peers.

Pupil premium funding is available to both mainstream and non-mainstream schools, such as special schools and pupil referral units.

Click on the links below to view our Pupil Premium report and further information :

Sports Premium
The government is providing additional funding of £150 million per annum from 2013 to improve provision of physical education (PE) and sport in primary schools.This funding – provided jointly by the Departments for Education, Health and Culture, Media and Sport – will be allocated to primary school headteachers. This funding is ring-fenced and therefore can only be spent on provision of PE and sport in schools.Purpose of funding Schools must spend the additional funding on improving their provision of PE and sport, but they will have the freedom to choose how they do this. Click on the links below to view our Sports Premium Information: Y7 Catch Up Premium Funding:
During 2016 -17 Ganton School received £9,000 to support pupils in Y7 who did not meet their age related expectations in Y6. This money has been used to boost literacy and numeracy attainment in Y7 by increasing interventions in reading, fine motor and numeracy skills including the purchase of Clever Fingers and further Lexia licensing.
Impact of Y7 Catch Up Premium Funding: 

Assessment data shows all pupils in Y7 during 2016-17 made at least good progress with 11 of the 14 targeted students exceeding expectations in English and 10 of the group exceeding expectations in Mathematics.