Year 7 Catch-up Premium

Year 7 Literacy and Numeracy Catch Up Funding Report

1)  Catch up funding for Academic Year 2017-2018

  • The school will receive £12,000 to support year 7 with literacy and numeracy

2)  Provision for pupils eligible for catch up funding

  • Assessment is based on Reading Age and Numeracy Age using the nationally recognised Hodder tests.
  • Each eligible pupil is assessed for need and either has

a)   25 hours of intensive literacy and/or numeracy intervention over a period of a term with maths and/or English graduates

or

b)   Between 10 and 15 hours if they are less of a concern
 

  • Pupils are reassessed after the intervention to identify whether further support is required.

  • A further programme will be implemented for those pupils who have not made sufficient progress.

 

In 2016/17

75% of the catch-up cohort from Year 7 made progress on their initial reading age

81% of the catch-up cohort from Year 8 made progress on their initial reading age


68% of the catch-up cohort from Year 7 made progress on their initial numeracy age

72% of the catch-up cohort from Year 8 made progress on their initial numeracy age