Pupil Premium

The pupil premium is additional funding for publicly funded schools in England.

It’s designed to help disadvantaged pupils of all abilities perform better, and close the gap between them and their peers.

Further information:

‘Teachers make lessons fun’…

Pupil's comments

‘I like how the teachers are very nice. Dorchester is special to me’…

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‘Every single person in the school is really friendly’…

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‘I like it when we are learning new things’…

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‘We like the teachers because they are really kind, smart, fair and helpful. They inspire us every day’…

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‘Everyone is friendly and it’s a happy place’…

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‘We learn something new every day and it’s really exciting and fun’…

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‘We love dinner times – the dinner ladies make lovely food’…

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‘At Dorchester, things are always fair’…

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‘I like it when Mr Mills comes and says “Hello” ‘…

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‘We get the opportunity to make new friends’…

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