Pupil Premium 2015-2016

In 2011-2012 The Government launched the Pupil Premium Funding.


Funding is allocated in 3 categories:

     1.  Free School Meal Children

     2.  Looked After Children

     3.  Children from Service families


The money is provided to ensure pupils reach their full potential both academically and socially.


In 2015-2016 Moorside Infant School received £13,520. Funding was spent in the following way:


Funding spent on:



Additional TA hours.

Accelerate learning, identifying needs and providing support for Vulnerable children.


Y2 interventions.



Specific 1:2 Reading intervention addressing children’s needs and enhancing progress.

1st Class @ numbers- maths intervention

To support children’s understanding and development. To ensure different learning styles are supported.


£ 900


Home/School link worker.

Support for families and children including FSM, LAC and Service families.


Curriculum enhancement, theatre groups, workshops, trips, Eco club, music makers.

To broaden experiences and opportunities


Busy Bees Nurture groups

5x afternoon per week




To provide specific emotional input to enhance children’s well-being or to provide literacy and numeracy support for all pupil premium children.






Staff release time to monitor impact and liaise between staff.

Ensure that provision is closely matched to children’s needs and leads to improved outcomes.






FSM= 8 + 4 for 1 term

Service children = 3 + 2 for 1 term

LAC = 1