Year 7 Funding

The Year 7 literacy and numeracy catch-up premium gives state-funded schools, including special schools and alternative provision settings, 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).

In order to raise achievement Chart Wood School offers:

  • Bi-annual testing of all pupils for reading, comprehension and spelling capabilities.
  • Weekly 1:1 catch up literacy for any pupils that do not attain the age of eight years and one month in their reading tests
  • Twice weekly 1:1 catch up literacy for any pupils with very low attainment in order to reinforce and improve their phonic knowledge

Details of how this money has been used at Chart Wood School can be found in the attachment below.

Year 7 Funding Report 2017-18 – to follow

The difference in my boy since he started at Chart Wood a year ago is amazing and really positive. My boy loves all aspects of his school day and now comes home a lot calmer and happier. I wouldn’t want to place him anywhere else now.

 

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