Last reviewed on 19 April 2021
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Ref: 42538

You must only spend pupil premium funds:

  • For the educational benefit of pupils registered at your school
  • For the benefit of pupils registered at other maintained schools or academies
  • On community services whose provision furthers the benefit of pupils at your school 

You must demonstrate how your use of the grant is informed by research evidence on effective practice, making reference to a range of sources (such as the Education Endowment Foundation's toolkit).

You must publish a pupil premium strategy annually, using the templates provided by the DfE.