"The pupil premium is additional funding for publicly funded schools in England to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils and close the gap between them and their peers." DfE
"The governors monitor the spending of the pupil premium funding and are aware that this is having a positive impact on the achievement of the pupils for whom it is intended." OFSTED - Nov 2014
"As a result of much better teaching and support and more effective use of the pupil premium funding, disadvantaged pupils are now doing much better and these previously wide gaps are now closing quickly." OFSTED - Nov 2014
Please click on the documents below for a detailed breakdown of Pupil Premium spending.