Pupil Premium and Catch-up Funding

Pupil Premium is funding provided to schools by the Government to support pupils within the following categories:

  • Pupils who are currently registered for Free School Meals
  • Pupils who have been registered for Free School Meals at any point during the last six years
  • Pupils in the care of a Local Authority
  • Pupils who are adopted but have been looked after for one day or more or were adopted from care on or after 30th December 2005 and left care under:

a Special Guardianship Order on or after 30th December 2005

a Residence Order on or after 14th October 1991

  • Pupils whose parents are serving with the UK Armed Forces

The Oakwood Academy Pupil Premium Strategy 2020/21 and 2019/20 spending review may be downloaded here. A copy of the Academy's Covid Recovery Plan is located at the end of the PP document. 

Catch-up funding has been used to support students with below expected KS2 reading and Maths scores.  Please click the links to see our allocation of the 2018-19 and 2019-20 Catch-up budgets.