Many children and families in our community qualify for additional funding through the Pupil Premium Grant. This funding is provided directly to the school to support any children who are eligible for free school meals - helping them to access every opportunity offered to their non free school meal peers.
We are aware that there a number of families who do not access or qualify for this grant but experience levels of hardship that make life more challenging. These children and their families are also considered and we ensure that we offer equal opportunities to all our families.
In reflecting on the broader needs of our community and the common barriers to learning experienced by our children we have recognised the following:
The reports below detail how we use the Pupil Premium Grant to support our pupils at Tithe Farm Primary School. The school is currently undertaking a review of this and a revised report for 2016/ 2017 will be published shortly.