Pupil Premium Funding

Schools in England are allocated extra funding from the government to help them improve the attainment of pupils from low-income families or those from less advantaged backgrounds

Evidence shows that children from less advantaged backgrounds generally face extra challenges in reaching their potential at school, and often don’t achieve as well as their peers.

This school year, Westgarth Primary School received £56,220 to help us close the gap in learning and to support less advantages pupils to reach the national expectations of attainment.

To ensure the school receive this funding you must apply. The following document has information regarding eligibility and how to find out if you may qualify.

Free School Meal Entitlement

For further information on Pupil Premium allocation at Westgarth, please see the following document:

Pupil Premium Strategy 2019-2020