Develop a multi-year strategy
The DfE recommends using a multi-year strategy, such as one covering a 3-year period, rather than conducting full annual reviews.
This is according to page 5 of its guidance for school leaders on using the pupil premium (see the second document).
Download our template
Note: you still need to publish your annual pupil premium strategy statement using the DfE's template. This will cover the headlines of your 3-year strategy.
Use our template below to help you get your ducks in a row before filling out the DfE's template.
Our template will help you to:
- Decide what your long-term strategy is, before covering the headlines in your annual strategy statement
- Take a long-term view of what support you'll use the pupil premium grant to provide
- Align your plan with your wider school improvement strategy
Add your 3-year pupil premium plan to your school improvement plan.
You must demonstrate how your pupil