Year 7 Catch Up Funding 2018/19The catch-up premium gives schools additional funding to support Year 7 pupils who did not achieve the expected standard in reading, writing or maths at the end of Key Stage 2 Read More
Catch Up Funding
|Number of children who didn’t meet expected standard in maths||54|
|Number of children who didn’t meet expected standard in reading||49|
|Number of children who didn’t meet expected standard in SPAG||44|
|Total catch-up funding allocation: £13,380|
- To narrow the gap by providing Literacy and Numeracy support to raise the attainment of those entitled to catch up funding.
- To provide accelerated learning through quality first teaching.
- To provide more opportunities to practise skills through the use of personalised workbooks.
- To identify barriers and close the gaps.
- To ensure that children are not disadvantaged on their transition to High School.
- To provide relevant and targeted support to individuals in the classroom but also through extra TA and teacher intervention groups.
- To provide small group targeted teaching to support the learning of targeted children.
Summary of Expenditure:
- Maths and English lessons are supported by teaching assistants to allow for more group interventions.
- Additional intervention time led by a qualified teacher (3 days a week) to overcome barriers and fill identified gaps in knowledge/learning.
- Introduced catch-up workbooks in maths and SPAG
- Additional reading time with a teaching assistant introduced for identified pupils.
- Extra provision for spellings, reading and times tables introduced and let by teaching assistants.
- Introduce a reading buddy group for identified pupils in an attempt to ignite their passion for reading
- Additional maths lesson per week for targeted pupils led by a maths specialist
- Introduce extra Accelerated Reader sessions where pupils can read and quiz in one session.
- Introduce booster sessions in assembly time led by teaching assistance with a focus on basic number skills, spelling and SPAG.
Impact for academic year 2017-18:
|End of Y6||End of Y7||Difference|
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