Free School Meals - how to apply
Parents and carers can now apply for free school meals online via the Citizen Portal, using the link below. Your eligibility will be checked online, and the portal will let you know whether your child is eligible for free school meals. If your child is eligible you will receive a confirmation message, and the school will be notified directly. If you are not eligible you will be presented with a message stating this.
Pupil Premium related letters
What is Pupil Premium?
Pupil Premium is a grant received by the school for every child who is registered for free school meals, or is ‘Looked after’ or adopted. Mangotsfield C of E VC Primary School receives an additional £300 – £1900 from the Government to support learning. This additional money is called ‘Pupil Premium Funding’ and is used in our school to directly help children make accelerated progress in Maths and English.
The Staff and Governors of Mangotsfield Primary School are committed to ensuring provision is made which enables the accelerated progress in English and Maths of those pupil who benefit from the Pupil Premium.Sonia Nicholls is our Pupil Premium Champion for the academic year 2019-20 (also the Assistant Headteacher). She is committed to ensure every child has the opportunity to succeed in all aspect of school life.
Miss Nicholls - Our Pupil Premium Champion
To ensure that teaching and learning opportunities meet the needs of all pupils.
To ensure that appropriate provision is made for pupils who belong to vulnerable groups, this includes ensuring that the needs of socially disadvantaged pupils are adequately assessed and addressed.
To address the main barriers to educational achievement for Pupil Premium Pupils.
In making provision for socially disadvantaged pupils, we recognise that not all pupils who receive free school meals will be socially disadvantaged.
Children are all supported in ensuring they receive Quality First Teaching – through staff and curriculum development
Children have opportunities to take part in after-school and holiday clubs using our Sporting Chance coaches
KS2 children have the opportunity to receive music tuition e.g guitar and keyboard
Priority is given to enrichment opportunities e.g. clubs, school trips, classroom responsibilities
Addition support for social and emotional needs, including Thrive breakfast & lunch, as well and homework
Support through our Family Support Advisor
Download Pupil Premium Policy
Pupil Premium allocation 2019-20: £30,780
Download Report Pupil Premium Report 2019-20
Pupil Premium allocation 2018-19: 35,820
Download Report Pupil Premium Report 2018-19
Service Pupil Premium
The Service Premium is extra funding for schools to support children and young people with parents in the Armed Services. Further information about this can be found the Service Premium tab.