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10/07/20

To the brilliant team (staff, volunteers, children and students) across our schools and trust: “thank you” to you all for your hard work and support this week. Please enjoy your well-deserved weekend😊

10/07/20

Retweeted From Fiona Jarman

Sharing this child-friendly and child-centred description of the triune brain model from the Trauma Recovery Centre. Perfect to use with KS2 children as part of your re-engagement / reconnecting curriculum. https://t.co/wUOcRLYBwn

07/07/20

Retweeted From GLF Schools’ Careers

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07/07/20

Retweeted From GLF Schools’ Careers

It’s the weekend! Why not browse through the amazing jobs we have available within the Trust. Are you looking for term time only opportunities? Are you a finance professional? Would you like to start an Apprenticeship? Click below for more details https://t.co/fk4SLQrD3i

07/07/20

Brilliant to hear them on yesterday morning too! https://t.co/5GmlvuSPjE

07/07/20

Retweeted From Mrs L

Thanks to for the past two evenings of CPD with ’s session on the pedagogy of teaching Maths last night and Julie Sherrington’s session on the pedagogy of teaching English tonight. I look forward to the Science webinar next week 👩🏼‍🏫

07/07/20

Love this 🦒 https://t.co/n5J7UYFKbE

07/07/20

Retweeted From Kate Mole

Headteachers. The guidance that I spoke about on Friday has been released today. https://t.co/oH8FbTx6aP

07/07/20

Retweeted From Esther Brooks

Loving the maths faculty display boards - every problem has a solution! https://t.co/p6iMSCbt50

07/07/20

Retweeted From David Keyte

The support you can receive working for a large academy is just excellent. I am sure there are exceptions but working for has been an absolute pleasure so far.

27/06/20

Retweeted From Early Years Crazy

Amazing opportunity to work in at a GLF nursery https://t.co/dxOfeVaaqO

26/06/20

Today would’ve been our annual staff training and celebration day. A shame that it wasn’t able to go ahead. Thanks to all our staff across our schools and trust - for everything.

26/06/20

Today is the official leaving day for all Year 13 students. So to those of you here from & we wish you the very best as you leave school and look to your future in employment or university. We’re of you. Please keep in touch.

26/06/20

Today is the official leaving day for all Year 11 students. So to those of you here from & we wish you the very best. It wasn’t how we expected the year to end but we’re of all that you’ve achieved.

23/06/20

Retweeted From Cuddington Croft

5️⃣ Last week, Year 5’s fun challenge was to make giant bubbles! They had lots of fun! https://t.co/TkT7BNh48m

23/06/20

Retweeted From Aureus School

We have created a new video for our rising Year 7's this week, we hope you enjoy this Who's Who https://t.co/QEo1hESXnI

23/06/20

Retweeted From Cuddington Croft

2️⃣ Year 1 have been thanking their parents for being amazing and patient teachers at home! https://t.co/hn1lG9AzsD

23/06/20

Retweeted From The Beacon School

We look forward to seeing year 11 students at our virtual Sixth Form Transition Day tomorrow. Don't forget you need to use your school email address to access the Google Meet links! Please direct any queries to sixthform.co.uk.

23/06/20

Retweeted From Marden Lodge

Reception have been collectively sharing their experiences of lockdown https://t.co/Jt2n9zMnzI

Pupil Premium

What is the Pupil Premium Grant?

Pupil Premium is a funding allocated to schools by the Department of Education to provide additional educational support according to the number of children eligible for Free School Meals during the last 6 years (known as the Ever 6 FSM measure).  Its purpose is to raise attainment, accelerate progress and fulfil the achievement potential of all our children.  It is up to schools to decide how to spend the Pupil Premium funding because they are best placed to assess what additional educational provision should be put in place to ensure maximum progress for all the children within their care.  All schools will be held accountable for how they have used the Pupil Premium funding and the impact it has had on the children’s learning.

To find out more about the support the Department for Education offers children and young adults, click here.

GLF's Aspiration for All children to Grow, Learn and Flourish

All GLF Schools are committed to our core remit of providing an outstanding educational experience.  Raising the attainment of disadvantaged pupils is part of our commitment to help all pupils achieve their full potential.

We aim for:

  • All children to enjoy their learning, attain high outcomes and be helped to become confident individuals and responsible citizens whilst making excellent progress in all respects;
  • All children to benefit from an inclusive ethos, excellent teaching and a broad and balanced curriculum underpinned by strong leadership, in a local school;
  • All children to be supported and encouraged to lead healthy and active lives

Pupil Premium within Pine Ridge and Lorraine Federation

Pupil Premium within the Federation is used primarily to accelerate the progress for eligible children, through the planning and delivery of a range of enhanced and personalised learning experiences and interventions.

Within the Federation we currently have approximately 19% of children who are entitled to Pupil Premium funding.

We regularly review our Pupil Premium initiatives to ensure they are having a positive impact.  Each year we plan priorities for this year’s expenditure based on the cohort of eligble children.

Accessing the Pupil Premium with Pine Ridge and Lorraine Federation

Funding is allocated to the school based on an annual basis.  It is important that if you think your child is eligible for pupil premium support, you must contact the school office for more information.  Individual requests for financial support for school-based activities are considered by the Headteacher.  Requests can be made via the school office.

Important: To find out more information on whether you are eligible for Free School Meals, please click here.  If you think you are eligible then please complete an application form, available by clicking here or in hard copy from the school office.

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