Year 7 Catch Up Funding

A designated fund for Year 7 catch-up is no longer granted, but this section of the website will be updated during 2020/21. Last year’s allocation will be updated whilst the previous Y7 students are in Y8, as a result of Covid delays.

The Year 7 Catch up fund is used to support students in Maths and English. The allocation for 2019/20 is £7768 and supports 56 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.

Impact Analysis to July 2021

  • The impact of the support for catch up students in 2019/20 is to be reported in July 2021, at the end of their Year 8 studies. The spending outline is as below:
Pupil Premium Used For  Amount Allocated  Amount spent to March  2019 Comments
Sixth Form reading buddy  £             –  £              –
Computerised Assessment of ability and progress in Literacy  £425.00  £ 248.56
Library Intervention and Reading Booster  £ 1100.00  £ 1,353.58  2.5 hours per week
Sixth form support in Class  £             –  £              –
Learning Conversation Report to Learning Mentor  £           –  £            –
Reading Scheme  £ 1,141.00  £ 1,141.00 Accelerated Reader
Vulnerable student support at breaks and lunchtimes  £  1,104.44  £ 1,082.86 2 hours per week re TA Support
Dictionaries  £  270.00  £ 270.00
Tutor intervention – English –  £  1,864.20  £ 2,485.60 £100.00 per fortnight – English Teacher
Tutor intervention – Maths –  £ 1,864.20  £ 2,485.60 £100.00 per fortnight – Maths Teacher
Total  £  7,466.69  £   9,067.20