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 Barriers to Learning experienced by our pupils are shared in the document below
The reports below detail how we use the Pupil Premium Grant to support our pupils at Tithe Farm Primary School.
At the end of this page is a copy of the letter sent to all parents and carers detailing the school's offer to families eligible for the Pupil Premium Grant. This letter also details how to apply for the grant.