Pupil Premium 

2017 - 2018 Funding

Additional funding is now provided by the goverment for pupils eligible for Free School Meals as well as those who have parents in the armed forces or are children in care.  This funding is known as pupil premium.

In 2017/18 the level of premium is £1,320 per pupil known to be eligible for Free School Meals or for those who have received Free School Meals in the last 6 years (Ever 6).  Children in care and adopted children receive £1,900 and children whose parents served or are serving in the Armed Forces receive £300.

Calstock Community Primary School has received £14,080 pupil premium funding for 2017/18.

Provision Notes
Teaching Staff
  • 1:1 Maths/Reading/Writing intervention - SENDCo/PPF lead
  • Supported (small group) Maths/Reading/Writing intervention
  • RWI spelling and phonics teaching
  • SATs preperation/support for all/identified pupils
  • Cohort action plan provision for Maths and English
  • Thrive assessments and action plans
  • SENDCo and PPF lead - Coordination of identified needs and parent/carer liaison
Support Staff
  • 1:1 RWI Phonics/spelling intervention
  • Supported (small group/1;1) numeracy and literacy intervention
  • Cohort action plan provision for Maths and English
  • Lunchtime sports clubs
Resources and training
  • Read, Write Inc, spelling/phonics training and resources
  • Thrive/TIS UK training
  • Educational/ Residential visits
  • Book Group resources
Programmes and external interventions
  • SLA for Educational Welfare Officer (EWO)
  • Author visits


  • The Senior Leadership Team and Federation Governing Body are responsible for monitoring data, funding allocation and the impact of outcomes.
  • Our teaching and support staff structure enables us to be flexible in providing appropriate support.

Pupil Premium Strategy Review of Expenditure Statement

Below is a link to the pupil premium strategy review of expenditure statement which shows the following details:

  • how the previous academic year's allocation was spent, and its effect (impact) on the educational attainment of disadvantaged pupils
  • lessons learned and whether previous spending will continue for the current academic year 


File icon: pdf Review of expenditure 2016 -17 [pdf 39KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Review of expenditure 2015-16 [pdf 52KB] Click to download

For more information, DfE Guidance on Pupil Premium can be found via the following link: