The Pupil Premium data file containing pupil data and pupil premium allocation can be downloaded by schools from the Key to Success Website
The downloaded .csv file can be imported into SIMS through Tools / Pupil Premium / Import, but the name will need to be changed first.
Tools / Pupil Premium / Import to import the file.
The Pupil Premium can be manually updated when you receive notification of your Looked After pupil premiums through Tools / Pupil Premium / Maintain
Tick the Use Looked After Pupil Premium to Update Pupil Premium Indicator if you wish to update the PPI indicator in the pupil / student record from the changes you are making to the list.
Click on Add on the right hand side to add a pupil not already in the list and fill in the options appropriately, or select a pupil from the list and add the new information.
(The import options file is from 2014 but all information is still relevant and the instructions are the same for this year)
Reviewed – 19/03/2018