Catch Up Premium

 Year 7 Catch Up – 2016-2017 

Updated 21/07/2017

In September 2016, 45 students were eligible to receive Catch Up funding.

33 students scored below 100 in their end of KS2 reading test, 32 students scored below 100 in their end of KS2 Maths test and 21 scored below 100 in both tests.

The following interventions have been put in place for the students with a reading score below 100:

  • Smaller than normal English group
  • Teaching Assistant support in English
  • Small group reading support within English lessons
  • Accelerated Reading programme
  • Achieve3000 online literacy programme
  • Wordshark
  • Reading Challenge - 'buddy' reading with older student

The following interventions have been put in place for the students with a Maths score below 100:

  • Smaller than normal Maths group
  • Teaching Assistant support in Maths
  • Numbershark
  • NumberGym

All students who scored below 100 in their end of KS2 reading and / or Maths test were re-tested at the end of the Spring Term and their progress has been monitored throughout the Summer Term.

Of the 33 students who scored below 100 in their end of KS2 reading test, 15 have now reached the expected level.

Of the 32 students scored below 100 in their end of KS2 Maths test, 10 have now reached the expected level.

Of the 21 scored below 100 in both tests, 3 have now reached the expected level for reading and Maths.

Those students who have yet to reach the expected level in reading and / or Maths will receive further intervention when they move into year 8.