Year 7 Catch-Up Funding

Year 7 Catch Up Premium Funding 2016-17

In 2015-16 a total of £25,000 was awarded for supporting students with low prior attainment at Key Stage 2. In order to support these students the money was allocated to:

  • Staffing to allow for smaller sets for lower ability students
  • Introduction of resources for support in the reading programme for Lexia
  • Further investment in the Accelerated Reader programme.

In 2016-17 the following strategies are being employed to address students with low prior attainment at Key Stage 2.

  • Investment in staffing to allow for smaller sets for lower ability students
  • Intervention with one to one in Maths and English
  • Resources in Maths to stimulate engagement
  • Peer and adult reading mentors
  • Successful skills holiday sessions.