Updated: Apr 17
Pupil Premium Plus funding is available to pupils from Reception through to Year 11 in state-funded education in England who:
- Are in local authority care in England
- Have been adopted from care in England or Wales
- Left care under a Special Guardianship Order (SGO)
- Left care under a Child Arrangements Order (CAO)
*From 1 April 2023, eligibility for pupils who have been adopted from
care or have left care will include children adopted from outside of England and Wales
See update from Adoption UK re inter-country adoption and eligibility for PP+ funding here: https://www.adoptionuk.org/pupil-premium-plus-and-inter-country-adoption-is-change-coming
Schools manage the funding they receive, and this guide was put together to support discussions between adoptive parents, foster carers, special guardians and school staff about this funding and how it is used to benefit the cohort of children it is intended for.
Parent/carers sign up for a FREE copy of this guide here.
Professionals sign up for a FREE copy of this guide here.
Guide reviewed and updated to reflect 1st April 2023 changes.
The following webinar is also now available for a small fee to cover hosting and production costs:
See also my blog on 'What is a Virtual School & What is Pupil Premium Plus Funding?'