The early years pupil premium (EYPP) gives providers of early years education extra funding to support disadvantaged 3- and 4-year-olds.

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Early Years Pupil Premium is received in three blocks per child each term on a pro rata basis from the census point that a child joins the pre-school.

Funding received to date during the academic year 2022/23 is as follows:

  • Autumn 2022 – £503.16
  • Spring 2023 – £385.20
  • Summer 2023 – £588.60

Early Years Pupil Premium funds are spent with the following aims in mind:

  • To close the attainment gap and accelerate progress
  • To provide experiences that enhance and enrich children’s learning


In the academic year 2022/23 Early Years Pupil Premium has been spent as follows:

We have brought resources to support the development of communication and language, personal, social and emotional development and maths skills.