Pupil Premium

Are you eligible for Free School Meals?

Could you be eligible for Free School Meals?  It is not just for people who are unemployed and it is a straightforward process.  You can check with the Benefits Service if you can apply and your child may benefit from the Pupil Premium as a result!  Not only that, your child will receive healthy meals at school every day (a saving of almost £400 per year!)

Free School Meals

If you think you could be entitled, please complete the Free School Meal application form at

www.bradford.gov.uk/schoolmeals in the first instance.  You will get an immediate response informing you if you qualify or not.

For further advice, please contact:

The Benefits Service
Brittannia House
Hall Ings

Call: 01274 432772

Open Mon – Thurs 8.30am – 5.00pm and Fri 8.30 – 4.30pm

Pupil Premium Report

Pupil Premium is a very valuable resource at Shirley Manor.  It not only supports learning, it supports essential development in social, emotional and mental health challenges… to read more please read our report below:

SMPA Pupil Premium Statement 2023 – 2024
SMPA Pupil Premium Statement 2022 – 2023
SMPA Pupil Premium Statement 2021 – 2022