Welcome to our Pupil Premium Grant (PPG) Section! 

At Birchensale Middle School, we are dedicated to promoting an environment where every student has the opportunity to reach their full potential. This section provides information into our commitment to using the Pupil Premium Grant to enhance the educational experiences of our students. 

What is Pupil Premium? 

The Pupil Premium is additional funding provided by the government to schools in England to support the education of disadvantaged students. This financial resource allows us to implement targeted initiatives and strategies, ensuring that all students, regardless of background, receive the support they need to thrive academically and personally. 

Our Approach to Pupil Premium 

At Birchensale Middle School, we view the Pupil Premium as an invaluable tool to address the unique challenges that some of our students may face. Our approach includes: 

  • Strategic Allocation: We carefully allocate Pupil Premium funding to initiatives and programs that will have the most significant impact on the learning outcomes and well-being of eligible students. 
  • Tailored Support: Recognising that each student is an individual with specific needs, we provide personalised support to address academic, social, and emotional needs. 
  • Monitoring and Evaluation: We continuously monitor the effectiveness of our interventions and initiatives, adjusting our approach to ensure maximum benefit for our students. 

Key Initiatives Supported by Pupil Premium 

Discover how the Pupil Premium is making a difference at [School Name]. Some of our key initiatives include: 

  • Additional Learning Support: Funding is used to provide extra support in the form of one-to-one support, small group sessions, and targeted resources. 
  • Enrichment Opportunities: We believe in providing a well-rounded education, and the Pupil Premium enables us to offer additional extracurricular activities, educational trips, and cultural experiences. 
  • Access to Technology: Ensuring that all students have access to the latest educational technology to support their learning both in and out of the classroom. 

Our Commitment 

Birchensale Middle School, is committed to using the Pupil Premium Grant effectively, making a positive impact on the educational outcomes and life opportunities for all our students. For more information or to discuss specific aspects of our Pupil Premium strategy, feel free to contact our PPG Lead Ms Rachel Smith or the school office. 


Pupil Premium Strategy