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Pupil Premium

The Pupil Premium Grant is additional funding for publicly funded schools in England to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils and close the gap between this group of students and their peers.

In 2015 - 16 there were 82 students eligible for the additional funding at Presdales and the school received a Pupil Premium allocation of £76,259

This was used to contribute to*:

• 1:1 support in Maths, English and across the curriculum
• small group support in English and Maths at KS4
• professional counselling for individual support
• providing assistance with the cost of educational visits
• providing assistance with the cost of learning resources and equipment
• pre-exam revision sessions
• Easter revision course for GCSE students
• after-school homework supervision
• instrumental lessons
• exam software
• software to track student progress
• individual mentoring
• running a nurture group

*Please see attached for full Spending Review 2015-2016

Impact

Key figures GCSE 2014-2016

 2013-20142014-20152015-2016
Total number of all students cohort162161159
Number of disadvantaged students in cohort121211
Achieved English & Maths Grade C+ National other64%65% 
Achieved English & Maths Grade C+ Presdales other 90%89%93%
Achieved English & Maths Grade C+ Presdales disadvantaged64%73%55%
Achieved expected progress in English – National average75%74% 
Achieved expected Progress in English - Presdales other outcome90%86%93%
Achieved expected Progress in English - Presdales disadvantaged outcome73%82%82%
Achieved expected progress in Maths - National average71%72% 
Achieved expected Progress in Maths – Presdales other outcome94%95%92%
Achieved expected Progress in Maths – Presdales disadvantaged outcome82%73%64%
Value Added – Presdales other1029.41015.91028.6
Value Added – Presdales disadvantaged1001.01000.21008.1
Attainment 8 – National other-5.15 
Attainment 8 - Presdales other outcome-6.296.19 (B+)
Attainment 8 - Presdales disadvantaged outcome-4.964.73 (C-)

2016-2017

This academic year 2016-2017 the current Pupil Premium allocation for Presdales is £77,430

Pupils will continue to receive the support which has evidence of effectiveness, according to pupil results and qualitative feedback from students. This includes*:

• 1:1 support in Maths, English and across the curriculum (to be extended)
• small group support in English and Maths at KS4
• professional counselling for individual support
• providing assistance with the cost of educational visits
• providing assistance with the cost of learning resources and equipment
• exam revision support
• after-school homework supervision
• instrumental lessons and equipment
• software to track student progress
• individual mentoring
• running a nurture group(s)

*Please see attached for full Action Plan 2016-2017