The Department for Education (DfE) provides literacy and numeracy catch-up premium gives schools additional funding to support Year 7 pupils who did not achieve the expected standard in reading or maths at the end of Key Stage 2 (KS2).
Schools should assess the needs of the individual pupils in their school to decide the best way to use the funding. Schools should select programmes and approaches which have either been proved to be effective or are showing early promise.
Effective use of funding to support catch-up may include:
Plymstock School was allocated £21,463 to support these eligible students.
The impact of the Year 7 Catch-up Premium in 2018 – 2019 can be viewed HERE
This contains details of how we spent your previous year’s allocation and how last year’s allocation made a difference to the attainment of the pupils who benefit from the funding.
A copy of our Action Plan for 2019-20 can be found HERE