Disadvantaged Students

At Pleckgate High School, we believe that every child, regardless of background or social deprivation, should have equal opportunities for success. As such, we use Pupil Premium funding to overcome any barriers to achievement for our disadvantaged students.

Pupil Premium funding is allocated to schools to provide financial support for students who:

  1. were registered as eligible for free school meals (FSM) at any point in the last 6 years.
  2. were adopted from care, left care under a special guardianship order, child arrangements order or residence order.
  3. children who have been in local-authority care for 1 day or more also attract pupil premium funding. Funding for these pupils does not go to the school; it goes to the virtual school head (VSH) in the local authority that looks after the child.

Please open the document below to read our Pupil Premium strategy for 2017/18, including a review of Pupil Premium spending in 2016/17:

Please click here to download Pleckgate High School’s disadvantaged pupils strategy in full (formerly Pupil Premium)

 

Catch Up Premium

At Pleckgate High School, we believe that every child, regardless of background or social deprivation, should have equal opportunities for success. As such, we use Catch Up Premium funding to overcome any barriers to achievement for our year seven pupils who did not achieve the expected standard in reading or maths at the end of key stage 2.

Please click here to download Pleckgate High School’s Catch Up Funding review 2016/17