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Pupil premium: spending and accountability

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Last updated on 28 April 2017
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Is there guidance on how the pupil premium must be spent? The pupil premium is intended to close the attainment gap between disadvantaged pupils and their peers. Schools can spend the money as they see fit, but there should be demonstrable improvement in those pupils as a result.

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