Pupil Premium Allocation

There are 213 students in the school eligible for pupil premium funding. The Pupil Premium Group comprises:

 

Year GroupNumber of Students
Year 749
Year 837
Year 947
Year 1044
Year 1136
Year 12
Year 13

Pupil Premium Funded Activities

Pupil premium students across all year groups are engaged in premium pupil funded or part-funded activities relevant to their specific needs and circumstances, and, indeed, may participate or in several of the following programmes:

  • Enhanced groupings in English, Maths and Science
  • Access to out of school learning resources e.g. MyMaths, SAMLearning, Kerboodle
  • Off-site revision or booster sessions organised or supported by the school: Maths / English Boot Camp, Securing Success Days, attendance at the ‘Doctors’ show.
  • Alternative provision: Wider Skills courses, access to off-site providers e.g. West Suffolk College, 4rce.
  • Enhanced provision / wider access to learning support provided by the school’s Skills Centre and the POD (including Literacy, Social and Emotional support)
  • Business Mentoring
  • Sixth Form Mentoring Programme
  • Progress Support: homework club, monitoring and parental contact / support.
  • Breakfast Club – healthy start, social and emotional support.
  • Extra-curricular activities: additional or specialized music teaching; Wednesday Club and sporting activities, participation in Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme, World Challenge.
  • Enrichment activities: financial support for group and individual visits to Drama performances; field visits, Lessons from Auschwitz Project etc.
  • Attendance at HE access activities provided by local universities and colleges (UEA, UCS, University of Essex) for Y10 and Y11 students; Oxford Masterclass for KS5

Impact of Pupil Premium Funded Activities

  • Academic achievement in English and Maths
  • High or improved levels of attendance amongst all students
  • Positive attitudes towards school and work
  • Good and improving behaviour
  • Maintaining high levels of inclusion
  • Academic achievement at Key Stage 5

Please click on the link below for our Pupil Premium information for 2014-15 and 2015-16: