Ashton Hayes Primary School receives a Pupil Premium Grant for each child who is entitled to receive Free School Meals* (FSM) and for any Children in Care (CiC).
For the academic year 2018-19, the 'Pupil Premium' is £1320 per pupil for FSM and £1900 for CiC - the total allocation is £9200.
Number of pupils on role (October census day) is 134
Number of pupils eligible for Pupil Premium is 7
*from 2012, pupils are classed as FSM if they have been eligible for and claiming FSM at any time in the last 6 years.
To be entitled to free school meals parents must be receiving one of the following support payments:
• Income Support
• Employment Support Allowance (Income Related)
• Income Based Job Seekers Allowance
• Guaranteed Pension Credit
Child Tax credit and the assessed family income does not exceed £16,190. Parents receiving Working Tax Credit are not entitled regardless of the level of assessed income.
Children of Asylum Seekers who receive support from Social Services are entitled as are those children who receive Income Support in their own right.
Parents are required to complete a Free School Meals Application form available from the school, or the form is accessible on this page or direct from the Cheshire website: . Parents are not required to provide evidence of the benefit as checks will be made using data held by the Department for Education.
We are required to publish online information about how we have used the premium. This year, the funding received from Pupil Premium has been allocated in the following ways: