Pupil Premium Information

Pupil Premium Information

The Pupil Premium is additional money delegated to the academy, it is matched to the number of pupils who are eligible for free school meals and children who are in service families.

Strand Primary Academy is a smaller than average-sized primary school. There are currently 160 pupils on roll, ranging from Nursery to Year 6. The number on roll has steadily fallen from 204 in 2014. According to Raise on Line 2016 the school deprivation indicator is higher than the national average(top 20%), 0.57 compared to 0.21. The stability of the school population is decreasing and there is an increased level of transiency. In 2013 the stability was 97.4% compared to 85.8% nationally. However in 2016 this had changed to 78.1%. The majority of families are white British however there has been a marked increase in the number of children from minority ethnic groups. (7.7 % in 2013 compared to 21.1% in 2016). Similarly the percentage of pupils whose first language is not English has risen from 6.4% in 2013 to 21.9% in 2016.
Raise on Line 2016 shows that a high percentage of pupils were eligible for free school meals (59% compared to 25.2% nationally). 57% are currently entitled to Pupil Premium.
According to Raise on Line 2016 the percentage of pupils with SEN support is roughly in line with national (12.7 compared to 12.1% nationally). Currently 1 pupil has an EHCP; 21 pupils are at Phase 3(SEND register) and 19 at Phase 2. (Children to watch) There are currently 2 CLA pupils; 8 CP, 7 CIN and 24 pupils (15 families) with a Single Assessment.


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