Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff, visitors and volunteers to share this commitment.
If you have any concerns regarding the safeguarding of any of our pupils please contact one of our Designated Safeguarding Leads: Mrs Standing, Mrs Rees, Mrs Dickens and Mrs Laurie
Please see the safeguarding section of our website under Parents > Safeguarding.
1. The pupil premium grant gives schools extra funding to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils from reception to year 11.
2. The government introduced a fund of £625 million in April 2011 to give schools £400 per year for children who:
3. From April 2012, pupil premium funding was extended to children eligible for free school meals at any point in the past 6 years. Schools will receive:
1. The pupil premium is paid to schools as they are best placed to assess what additional provision their pupils need.
2. Ofsted inspections report on how schools’ use of the funding affects the attainment of their disadvantaged pupils.
3. The government also hold schools to account through performance tables, which include data on:
1. Schools receive PE and sport premium funding based on the number of pupils in years 1 to 6.
2. In cases where schools don’t follow year groups (for example, in some special schools), pupils aged 5 to 10 attract the funding.
3. In most cases, the government determine how many pupils in school attract the funding using data from the January 2015 school census.
The reports below detail proposed and actual spending of the Pupil Premium Grant and PE and Sports Premium Grant at WHJS.
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