Pupil Premium 2016-17

Pupil Premium Funding Academic Year 2016-2017

Schools receive Pupil Premium funding based on the numbers of pupils who are eligible for Free School Meals. This money is allocated to initiatives to ensure pupils reach their full potential, both academically and socially.

For the academic year 2016 – 2017 Huntingdon Primary School’s Pupil Premium funding allocation was £185,203.

Our Pupil Premium Expenditure was £194,951.

This funding was used towards helping provide the following initiatives:


Actual Spend Aim

Additional Teaching – to close the gap

£52,802 (teacher)

£71,721 (TA)

Extra lessons.
Group and individual support.
Inclusion leadership.

Breakfast and afterschool staffing

Inclusion Workers


To support pupils through all different aspects of life and to teach social skills and self-esteem.  These staff members also support families.

Breakfast Club


To help pupils start the day with a healthy meal.  This allows them to come into school alert and ready for learning.

The money has funded provisions and resources to the club.

Learning Resources


Curriculum resources to support pupils, including specialized ICT software

Funding Places on School Trips


To ensure the children are able to participate and to give the children the opportunity to experience new and challenging activities.  A percentage of the cost of trips and visits was paid.

Play Therapy


Small group work

Funding Club Activities


Subsidised places at school clubs allowing the children to participate and to give children the opportunities to experience new and challenging activities.



Provision of school milk every day



Provision of 1 cardigan/jumper to all entitled children