What is Pupil premium?
Schools in England get extra funding from the government to help them improve the attainment of their disadvantaged pupils.
Click here to view the Pupil Premium policy
Evidence shows that children from disadvantaged backgrounds generally face extra challenges in reaching their potential at school and often do not perform as well as their peers.
The pupil premium grant is designed to allow schools to help these pupils by improving their progress and the exam results they achieve.
Our 3 year pupil premium strategy is due for review in the Autumn term of 2022.
Pupil Premium Strategy Statement 2022_23
Pupil Premium Strategy Statement 2021_22
Pupil Premium Strategy Statement 2020_21
Potential Barriers to Educational achievement
For students who meet one or more of these criteria there are, potentially, a number of barriers to learning that can be identified.
If you believe you may be eligible for this please click on the "Read More" for more details.
Priorities for our students at Arden Academy.
Dr Webb is in place to track and monitor the academic progress of those pupils eligible for Pupil Premium.
Pupil Premium Funding 2020-2021
This year we have 164 pupils eligible for Pupil Premium and expected an income of £156,168.
Pupil Premium Funding 2019-2020
During the academic year 2019/2020 we had 153 students who were eligible for Pupil Premium Funding, and we anticipated receiving £144,000 this year.
Pupil Premium Funding 2018-2019
Throughout the academic year 2018/2019 we received £137,295.
Summer School July – August 2021
Arden ran Government funded summer schools during two weeks of the summer holidays, targeting the new year 7 intake and the new year 11 cohort for 2021-22