Pupil Premium

Pupil Premium (disadvantaged pupils)

Schools receive additional funding for any pupils who have been eligible for free school meals during the last six years; pupils who are looked after by the local authority or who are in care and for pupils from families where a parent serves in the armed forces. This money is known as the Pupil Premium Grant (PPG).

Financial Year 2018-19

In the 2018-19 financial year, schools will receive £1.320 for each pupil in Y3 to Y6 who has registered as eligible for free school meals at any point in the last 6 years. Please see below for the actual in year allocation for 2018-19 for our Academic Year.

Schools will also receive £1,900 for each pupil who has left-authority care because of 1 of the following:

  • Adoption
  • A special guardianship order
  • A child arrangements order
  • A residence order


Children who have been in local-authority care for 1 day or more also attract £1,900 of pupil premium funding.

Airedale Junior School will receive £225,720.

Date of next spending plan review - January 2019.

2017-18 Report

Pupil Premium Spending 2018-19