North Cestrian School

where individuals thrive


The role of the Policy and the Committee is to remove any barriers that are a barrier to removing a barrier and ensure successful intervention. With sensitivity as an upmost value, the Committee aims to produce:

  •  Confident Students - adaptable and resilient, independent and engaged thinkers, effective communicators, with enhanced social and emotional skills and confident in other stakeholders’ efforts to support their progress.
  • Rapid and Sustained Progression – through the safe and secure realisation of enhanced ambition.
  • Effective Participators - play different roles within collaborative learning and take full part in school life both in school and beyond, that display positive behaviour and excellent attendance.

The eligibility is decided by central government and was based upon:

Ever 6 FSM - pupils recorded in the school census who are known to have been eligible for free school meals (FSM) in any of the previous 6 years.



Children adopted from care or who have left care - pupils recorded in the school census and alternative provision census who were looked after by an English or Welsh local authority immediately before being adopted, or who left local authority care on a special guardianship order or child arrangements order (previously known as a residence order). These are collectively referred to as post-LAC in these conditions of grant.

Ever 5 service child - a pupil recorded in the school census who was eligible for the service child premium in any of the previous 4 years.

The Virtual Head will also receive £1,900 for each pupil who has left local-authority care because of 1 of the following: adoption, a special guardianship order, a child arrangements order, a residence order.

Free School Meal Form - Click Here

Pupil Premium Policy - Click Here

Pupil Premium Plan 2016 - 2017 - Click Here

Pupil Premium Plan 2017 - 2018 - Click Here

Catch Up Plan 2017-2018 Click Here

Catch Up Plan 2018-2019 Click Here




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