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Pupil Development Grant (PDG) & Professional Learning Grant

Pupil Deprivation Grant 2020-2021


The Pupil Development Grant (PDG) is funding provided by the Welsh Government to provide additional resources for children who are entitled to and receive Free School Meals.


The plan below illustrates how this funding is used to support learners.




In conjunction with ongoing training linked to the school's Improvement Plan, the school also has identified training across the cluster funded by a ERW professional learning grant.

Details of 2019 Professional Learning Grant spend are as follows -


See impact of spend -

Impact of evaluations

Throughout the academic year 2019/20, the  school plans to work closely with the Cluster and will be introducing Talk for Writing.  All teachers across the Cluster will receive training.  In addition, 30% of the professional learning grant will be spent to continue the work with Cleddau Reach as set out in the original plan.