Pupil Development Grant

PDG Expenditure 2020-21

Amount of Grant: £35,650

Projected Expenditure: £35,520

ItemNarrative
1Forest School Teachers – First Aid costsTraining for three Forest School teachers
2Pastoral care mentorContribution towards employment of Sports Coach/mentor. The mentor will work with pupils to boost self-esteem.  This is a cluster-based initiative and costings were apportioned based upon pupil numbers and time allocation.
3Extra-curricular activitiesMonies used to subsidise extra-curricular activities. Buses for Mountain Leader led expeditions. 
4Teaching assistantAppointment of teaching assistant to provide pastoral care for pupils who regularly are unable to engage in classroom activities.
5Wellbeing support assistantTeaching assistant already trained in ELSA to deliver support sessions to identified pupils.