As detailed in the Education Funding Agency’s Guidance – Pupil Premium Conditions of Grant 2019-20 published September 2019:
The Secretary of State for Education lays down the following terms and conditions on which assistance is given in relation to the Pupil Premium Grant (PPG) payable to schools and local authorities for the financial year beginning 1st April 2019.
PPG provides funding for two policies:
raising the attainment of disadvantaged pupils and closing the gap with their peers
supporting children and young people with parents in the regular armed forces