Ysgol Gwynedd's Pupil Development Grant Statement
The purpose of the Pupil Development Grant is to improve the educational attainment and achievements of pupils who are entitled to free school meals (eFSM).
WG Definition 2021/22 - The PDG should be used to support the needs of all children who are or have been eFSM in the previous two years or are looked after. The PDG is intended to provide support to disadvantaged learners to overcome the additional barriers that prevent those from disadvantaged backgrounds achieving their full potential.’
As a school, we will implement the PDG to:
In 2021-22 Ysgol Gwynedd was allocated a total Pupil Development Grant of £157,550
Ysgol Gwynedd has reference to PDG in the annual SDP as a vehicle for planning or a comprehensive plan, agreed and monitored by GwE and Flintshire Local Authority.
It is not appropriate for the school to publish a detailed plan as it could identify individual pupils.