More Pupil Premium success - January 2016!
Further to our previous success (please see the article below) we are delighted to share with you that we gave received a letter from Sam Gyimah MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Childcare and Education, congratulating St. Lawrence on winning a local award in the Key Stage 2 category of the Pupil Premium Awards 2016. We have also qualified to be invited to apply for the regional or national award. The letter says:
..........."The reason you have been selected is that you are one of the high achieving schools in the country in terms of the attainment and progress of your disadvantaged pupils since 2011. It is clear that you and your staff have provided your disadvantaged pupils with a good start in life and prepared them well for secondary school. I would like to congratulate your governors, parents and pupils for their hard work and success and thank you for your leadership in making such a difference to the future success of your pupils."........
Please click below to read the full letter from Sam Gyimah MP.
St Lawrence CE Primary School - Pupil Premium news - January 2015
St Lawrence has received a letter from the Rt. Hon. David Laws MP (Minister of State for Schools) congratulating us on our success at supporting disadvantaged children. This was identified through analysis of our year on year at Key Stage 2 results. We subsequently invited to the Bishop's palace in Winchester to receive a certificate commending us on our achievement.
".....your results show that you have improved in terms of the progress and attainment achieved by your disadvantaged pupils since 2011, and that you are highly effective in educating your disadvantaged pupils. It is clear that you and your staff have provided your disadvantaged pupils with a good start in life and prepared them well for secondary schools...."
Subsequently the Bishop of Winchester invited some representatives of the school to the Bishop's Palace to receive a certificate of recognition
We are very proud to be acknowledged for our teaching and support in this way. Thank you to all our staff, governing body, parents and children who help to make St Lawrence the success it is.