Gaer Primary School

Ysgol Gynradd Gaer

Everyone achieving; learning in harmony

Pawb yn cyflawni; dysgu mewn heddwch

Grant Plans


Pupil Deprivation Grant (PDG) 2018-19

Financial Allocation of the Grant

Grant awarded to the school for the period April 2018 - March 2019:

£ 78 000

Activities Funded by PDG

The school provided the following intervention and curriculum programmes:

1.Family Learning (FACE)

2. Literacy/Numeracy Intervention

3. Active/Forest Schools

4. Maths MAT Learners

5. Pupils as Researchers

6. ELSA

7. ICT/DCF to support/enhance Learning

8. FP Provision

9. Science and Technology (Proposed New Curriculum)

10. Numeracy Provision/Standards

11. ICT/DCF

12. Reception and Year 1 Strings Project

Monitoring of the Grant

At Gaer Primary School the grant is monitored by the governing body. We are supported by a finance officer from Newport City Council.

Mr A. Smith – Headteacher

Mrs H. Berry - Chair of Governors


Mrs C. Ash - Finance Officer NCC

Mrs J. Cresswell - EAS Challenge Adviser


The percentage of pupils entitled to free school meals on school roll for

September 2018: 19%