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Last updated on 10 January 2018
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Where does pupil premium funding for adopted children come from? This article looks at information from the Department for Education (DfE), and the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) on which pupils attract this funding and answers questions about how the funding is allocated and managed.

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  1. Eligibility for funding
  2. Allocation of funding
  3. Management of spending
  4. FAQs about allocation

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