In line with our vision, we work hard to ensure that all children are inspired and supported to achieve the highest level of personal and academic excellence in order to become a valued and valuable member of society. We are committed to offering children equal opportunities to work towards our vision regardless of their background.
The Government provides additional funding to improve the attainment and achievement of disadvantaged pupils. Evidence suggests that children from disadvantaged backgrounds generally face extra challenges in reaching their potential at school and they often do not perform as well as their peers. There is a number of Pupil Premium Grants that schools may be in receipt of, these include:
At Newton on Trent Church of England School, the use of our Pupil Premium Funding is varied across the school. The overarching aim is to ensure that any spending has an impact on children’s progress and attainment. We seek to narrow the gap and ensure each child has the same chances to achieve. Strategies may include:
Please find below reports on how we have spent the Pupil Premium money and the impact that this has had on our children.