Looked After Children
Pupil Premium Plus money goes to the Virtual School for Looked After Children to be allocated to schools to promote the education of looked after children.
Schools are allocated £1200 per looked after child.
The rest is held by the Virtual School to provide funding for crisis situations, additional resources and to provide centrally managed resources. Over the past two years the centrally held fund has been used to provide:
a counselling service for LAC
Additional educational support
additional educational psychology support
a teaching assistant apprentice
funding support and educational provision for children in crisis