Catch Up Funding

Catch Up Funding

Impact of Catch up Spending

 2017 Impact of Catch Up Premium Allocation of funding 2016-17 = £18,459

The number of students we supported was 100 with a Scaled Score below 98. The split of students:

  • 25 students below Scaled Score of 98 in Maths and English
  • 55 students below Scaled Score of 98 in English
  • 46 students below Scaled Score of 98 in Maths

What did we spend the Catch Up Premium on

  • Specialist Dyslexia support
  • Specialist Dyscalculia support
  • Intensive Small group intervention in English and Maths
  • Nurture group teaching groups
  • Rapid Readers
  • MyLexia

What effect has the expenditure had on the attainment of pupils at the school for whom it was allocated

English – 96% of students with a Scaled Score of less than 98 are on or above track.

Maths – 98% of students with a scaled score of less than 98 are on or above track.

English and Maths – 95% of students with a Scaled Score of less than 98 in both are on or above track 63% of students with a scaled score of less than 98 in English increased their Reading Age.

The average increase in Reading Age for students who came in at less than 98 Scaled Score with a Reading Age of below 10, was 8 months.

How we assessed the effect on attainment:

Continual assessment of skills in English and Maths

Standardised Reading Age tests Allocation of funding 2017-18 = £16,361

How we plan to spend the current academic year’s allocation. Spending last year proved to be very successful and the following interventions will be continued through the academic year 2017-18:

  • Specialist Dyslexia support
  • Specialist Dyscalculia support
  • Intensive Small group intervention in English and Maths
  • Rapid Readers scheme
  • MyLexia scheme
  • More targeted use of HLTAs to support nurture and ‘catch-up’ students in mainstream lessons
  • Paired reading and guided reading through DEAR time
  • Masterclasses targeting Year 5 and 6 students in target group Additional costs for Nurture group staffing and resources are met within the Pupil Premium budget for those children who qualify for Pupil Premium Grant

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