Pupil Premium Funding

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.

How do I qualify?
Parents/carers who receive any of the following are entitled to free school meals:-
•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.
If you are in receipt of Working Tax Credit you are not eligible to receive free school meals.
For further advice, call 0845 3459122.
How do I apply?
Please ask for a Free School Meal form at the School Office, this can be completed and returned to the school or can be sent directly to:
Admissions and Entitlements Team
County Hall
Taunton
TA1 1DY

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 2018-2019

 

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

Pupil Premium Spending 2017-18