Year 7 Catch-Up Funding

Year 7 Catch Up Funding

In 2018/19, a total of £37,610 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
  • TA hours to work with year 7
  • Introduction of resources for support in the reading programme for Lexia
  • Lucid Exact
  • Further investment in the Accelerated Reader programme.
  • Literacy and Numeracy support through enrichment and VMG programmes
  • 121 intervention in maths and English

In 2019/20, 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 121 in Maths/English and Science
  • Resources in Maths to stimulate engagement, including Numeracy Rockstars
  • Peer and adult reading mentors
  • Cross curricular enrichment sessions
  • Additional literacy support including family support with Lexia