School Funding for Free School Meals and Service Children
Free school meals are available to children whose parents qualify by meeting the criteria below. Children must be in school all day and they will be provided with a meal at lunchtime that is paid for by the school.
•Income Support (IS)
•Employment Support Allowance (income related) – not contribution related
•Income based Job Seekers Allowance (IBJSA) – not contribution based
•Guaranteed Element of State Pension Credit
•Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
•Child Tax Credit with annual taxable income (as assessed by HMRC) of less than £16,190.
Or you can apply online at:www.somerset.gov.uk/freeschoolmeals
Also if either one or both parents are in HM Forces the school is entitled to extra funding, please inform the School Office if this is the case.
Pupil Premium Spending – Countess Gytha Primary School – Financial Year 2018-19
Number of Children on Roll as at January Census 2018 : 154
Percentage FSM/Ever 6: 10.4% Percentage Service pupils: 11.6%
Percentage Post AFC: 0.4%
Total Pupil Premium Percentage: 22.4%
Pupil Premium Funding Allocation: £21,120 Service Premium Funding Allocation: £5,400
Pupil Premium Spending – Countess Gytha Primary School – Financial Year 2017-18
Number of Children on Roll as at January Census 2017 : 160
Percentage FSM/Ever 6: 19% Percentage Service pupils: 6%
Percentage Post AFC: 0%
Total Pupil Premium Percentage: 25%
Pupil Premium Funding Allocation: £42,080 Service Premium Funding Allocation: £3,000