Year 7 Catch up Funding Impact and Evaluation Report
Academic Year 2015-2016
The Department for Education allocated £500 per pupil for the number of year 7 pupils who did not achieve at least a level 4 in reading and/or mathematics at Key Stage 2. This was based on Key Stage 2 data and the autumn school census.
Amount of Year 7 Catch Up Funding Received 2015-2016
Number of children who did not achieve a level 4 in reading and/or Mathematics at Key Stage 2
Year 7 Catch up Funding Pupil Allocation
Total Year 7 Catch up Funding Grant (no of child x £500)
Catch UP Funding was used in the year 2015/2016 for the following:
How Catch Up funding was spent in the year 2015-2016
Record of Year 7 Catch up Funding Spend
Additional Specialist Adult Support
Raise attainment in Literacy and Numeracy through greater teacher contact
All but one student made expected or greater than expected progress in core subject areas. The remaining student left the academy and has since returned and is following an alternative curriculum package.
Improve reading, comprehension and maths skills
To provide additional support for students with homework issues
Implications for next allocation of Year 7 Catch up Funding
Serlby Park Academy is committed to raising the attainment of ALL students and has a particular focus on disadvantaged students inclusive of those in receipt of Catch Up Funding.
Additional literacy lessons have been introduced for those pupils who did not reach the expected level at the end of key stage two.