Year 7 Catch Up Funding

The Year 7 Catch up fund is used to support students in Maths and English. The allocation for 2017/18 is £6,691 and supports 51 students.
Current interventions funded are:

English:
– Group tuition and 1-1 tuition for targeted students, led by an English tutor
– Reading  scheme supporting students on a one-to-one programme to enable students to improve their reading age.

Mathematics:
– Group tuition and 1-1 tuition for targeted students, led by a Mathematics tutor.

2017-18 Impact Analysis

  • Year 7 Catch Up Premium was used to support 26 Settle College Year 7 students (8 students received support in both English and Maths, 11 pupils received support only in English and 7 pupils in only mathematics). 23% of year 7 accessed Year 7 Catch up funding.
  • The College delivered tailored support to meet the Literacy & Numeracy needs of students who did not achieve the expected standard in reading or maths at the end of key stage 2 (KS2).
  • The college was allocated £6,500 for Year 7 Catch Up in the academic year 2016/17
Pupil Premium Used For  Amount Allocated  Amount spent to August 2018 Comments
Sixth Form reading buddy  £             –  £              –
Lifeboat Reading Scheme  £             –  £              –
Handwriting Support  £             –  £              –
Sixth form support in Class  £             –  £              –
Computerised assessment of ability and progress in Literacy  £             425  £              425
Library Intervention Sessions  £             855.35  £              736.54  1 hour per week
Vulnerable student support at breaks and lunchtimes  £   1,104.44  £   850.13 2 hours per week re TA Support
Dictionaries  £      212.50  £      212.50
Tutor intervention – English –  £   1,864.20  £   1,957.41 £75 per fortnight – English Teacher
Tutor intervention – Maths –  £   1,864.20  £   1957.41 £75.00 per fortnight – Maths Teacher
Reading Booster 1:1  £      552.00  £      552.00 1 hour per week re TA Support
Reading Scheme  £             –  £              – Accelerated Reader
Total  £ 6,877.69  £  6,690.99

Read about the strategies implemented and the impact of Year 7 Catch Up Funding here:

Y7 CUF Funding Impact Analysis 2017-18

Student Support

  • Mentoring
  • “Hub” support
  • Homework Club
  • Sixth Form support