Pupil premium

Alexandra Primary School: Pupil Premium Agreed Expenditure For 2015/16

At Alexandra we are committed to high achievement and equality of opportunity for all. We are aware that our children face barriers to their learning particularly those barriers associated with deprivation and learning English as an additional language.

The pupil premium is therefore targeted at allowing those barriers to be overcome through; focused intervention work on language acquisition in the early years, early reading and phonic acquisition in reception and KS1 and then focus group work and intervention in KS2.

 The pupil premium 2015/16 is therefore being spent in the following ways:

  • Language Link programme and teaching assistant release to deliver programmes to support language development of children in Reception; programme £1,500 and TA release £2,000
  • Speech and language interventions Teaching Assistant KS2;  0.5 £12,800
  • Read, Write phonics manager  to ensure the effective teaching of phonics in YR- 3; 2 days per week £22,400
  • 1:1 language acquisition Teaching Assistant ; full time £27,330
  • 1:1 tuition KS2; £2,000
  • Easter school KS2 – £2,000
  • Early morning interventions with Teaching assistants; £5,000
  • More able children boosters KS1; £8,000
  • Explore Learning – Maths and English tuition centre; £8,000
  • Assistant Head Teacher KS2 raising attainment; 0.5 £35,400
  • Assistant Head Teacher, focus on pastoral support; Full Time; £65,250
  • Pendarren (residential trip Y6)  subsidy; £50 per child £1,500
  • Speech and Language Therapist 1x per week £11,000
  • School Counsellor; 1 day per week £9,900
  • Parent support adviser; 0.1 £3,900


Pupil Premium Spending Plan 2016-2017 (updated October 2016) & Pupil Premium Evaluation 2015-2016

Pupil Premium Spending Plan 2016 - 2017

Pupil Premium Evaluation 2015-2016