The year 7 catch fund for the 2018/19 academic year was £9000. This funding was used to ensure progress for pupils in year 7 in English and Maths is 50% good with no pupils making less than requires improvement, and that there is no difference in attainment and rates of progress between year 7 and other year groups.
50% good progress in English and Maths for year 7 pupils
How we spent the funding
Purchasing of maths resources to support high quality teaching in maths lessons.
Purchasing of English resources to support the high quality teaching in English lessons.
The introduction of a new maths and new English curriculum, and the development of schemes of work.
Whole school training in English – reading, phonics and handwriting and maths to ensure the highest levels of support and expertise in English and maths lessons.
Appointment of TLR post holder for English and for maths.