______________ Year 7 Literacy & Numeracy Catch-up
The school receives Department for Education funding in the amount of £500 per learner in Year 7 for ‘Catch-up Literacy and Numeracy’ to support interventions at the entry to Key Stage 3.
In 2020-2021 there was no allocated funding for Year 7 learners due to the pandemic.
In 2019-2020 the allocated funding for Year 7 learners was £5714.
|Item/Project||Objectives and Costs||Evidence and rational for this choice|
|Implementation of a lending library for parents to access age appropriate and|
ability appropriate books. This included
bookshelves, books, colour tags and loan cards.
|To raise literacy standards for all pupils within their reading ability.|
To improve the enjoyment of reading.
To overcome barriers where books are not
accessible within the home .
|This is evidenced through pupil progress evaluations and scrutiny from the governing body.
The up-take of parents borrowing books from the library.
The impact of this funding is monitored through pupils’ progress reviews and reports to governors.