The pupil premium and catch up premium are additional funds for publicly funded schools in England. They are designed to help disadvantaged pupils of all abilities perform better, close the gap between them and their peers. The catch up premium is to support the school to deliver recovery intervention following the covid lockdowns and the reduce the impact of the disruptions to learning. The documents below outline the spending and impact of Priory’s pupil premium and catch up allocation:
PE and Sport Premium funding is provided jointly by the Department for Education, the Department for Health and Culture and the Department for Media and Sport. It has been allocated to primary school headteachers and is ring-fenced, meaning that it can only be spent on the provision of PE and sport in schools. The documents below outlines how Priory plan to spend and monitor the grants’ impact:
In line with the DfE’s requirements, the number of pupils in Year 6 that can swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres, use a range of strokes effectively and perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations is 24.