The Pupil Premium was introduced in April 2011, and paid by means of a specific grant for pupils registered as eligible for Free School Meals in reception to Year 11 or those who are looked after by the Local Authority. A premium has also been introduced for children whose parents are currently serving in the armed forces. The Pupil Premium will be used by this school to address any underlying inequalities for children who are eligible, by ensuring that funding reaches the pupils who need it most.
Further information is available below as well as the most recent reports on funding and impact of the Pupil Premium funding at Hounslow Heath Junior School.
Sports and PE are priorities at Hounslow Heath Junior School, through the National Curriculum the School Curriculum and Extended School Curriculum, coordinated by Mr Harding, a leader of learning or senior member of staff. Sports and PE play key role in our school curriculum, supported fully by staff and pupils throughout the school. It is no coincidence that the school has won the Pauling Cup twice in the last three years; the borough wide football tournament for primary schools across the London Borough of Hounslow.
The Sport Premium is government spending for improving physical education (PE) and sport in primary schools from 2013 to 2016. This extra funding is allocated directly to primary schools. The overview for Sport Premium at Hounslow Heath Junior School is available below.
The funding is being used for a range of provisions: