Welcome to Combs Ford Primary School

Premiums and Grants

Pupil Premium Grant

What is the Pupil Premium Grant?

The Government allocates each school an amount of money to support children who:
  • are eligible for free school meals (FSM) - currently or at any point within the past 6 years
  • have parents within the armed services
  • are looked after by anyone other than their immediate family

This additional funding is given in order to support these children's:

  • attainment and progress
  • in some cases, access to certain events / activities / experiences 

How do you use the money? What impact does it have?

Pupil Premium Grant Past Use & Reviews

Click here for details of 2013_14
Click here for details of 2014_15
Click here for details of 2015_16
Click here for details of 2016_17
Click here for details of 2017_18

Click here for details of 2018_19 

Click here for details for 2019_20 


Each year schools create a new plan - please see below for our current one:

Pupil Premium Strategies

Click here for details of 2020_21

PE Premium Grant

Schools are also in receipt of a grant for the long term development of Physical Education - click here to see a detailed plan of action for how we are using this grant in our school.


Click here to see the report on our usage of the PE Grant in 2018/19

Click here to see the report on our usage of the PR Grant in 2019/20 


COVID Funding Premium

Schools have been awarded funding to support overcoming the impact of  COVID-19. Click here to see how we are using this funding for 2020-21.



Schools are also required to report on the swimming ability of the Year 6 children - please use link below to see our latest report:

Click here for our swimming report


Is your child eligible for a grant?

If you are in receipt of certain benefits, you may be entitled to claim Free School Meals and a number of other benefits, including reduced costs for visits and free items of school uniform. Please use the form below to see if you qualify - if you do, you can apply online for these benefits, or contact the school office and we will be happy to help!

Click here to find out more about Free School Meals.