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Pupil premium: allocation and payment

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Last updated on 23 March 2017
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How is the pupil premium allocated and paid? We explain how the pupil premium is allocated, and list the dates by which local authorities and academies will receive the pupil premium grant in 2017-18. This article also sets out the per-pupil allocations for different categories of eligible pupils.

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  1. 1 Pupil premium is allocated by financial year
  2. 2 Payment dates for local authorities
  3. 3 Payment dates for academies 
  4. 4 Allocations in 2017-18
  5. 5 Calculating academic year allocations
  6. 6 New and growing schools

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