Question ref. S5O-03390
Asked by: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party
Date lodged: 5 June 2019
To ask the Scottish Government how much pupil equity funding has been spent in the Mid Fife and Glenrothes constituency since its introduction.
Current status: Answered by John Swinney on 13 June 2019
Schools in the Mid Fife and Glenrothes Constituency reported spending £1,205,966 of their Pupil Equity Funding in 2017/18.
Detail of spend for 2018/19 is still being collected and will be published later this year.
Pupil Equity Funding, part of the £750m Scottish Attainment Challenge, is giving additional resources to schools across the country so that they provide targeted support for their children, families and who most need it.