Pupil premium is funding to improve education outcomes for disadvantaged pupils in schools in England. Evidence shows that disadvantaged children generally face additional challenges in reaching their potential at school and often do not perform as well as other pupils.
The school receives pupil premium funding for each eligible child that falls in the following categories:
At West Malling Church of England Primary School and The McGinty Speech and Language Centre, we invest this additional funding wisely to help raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils both academically and socially.
This page provides information on how we intend to spend the funding we are due to receive and the impact of previous funding, along with details of how you can apply for free school meals.