The literacy and numeracy catch-up premium provides schools with additional funding for each Year 7 student who did not achieve at least level 4 in Reading and/or Maths at the end of key stage 2 (KS2).
The Bushey Academy received:
- £15,743 in 2016/17
- £17, 500 in 2015/16
- £20,000 in 20 14/15
- £19,000 in 20 13/14
The funding is deployed in the following ways:
- 1 x Transition Teacher
- Teaching Assistant Support
- Literacy classes
- CAT Testing package
Impact of the use of Year 7 Catch-up Funding
Good progress = Students progressing 1 third of a National Curriculum level in an academic year.
Expected progress = Students progressing 2 thirds of a National Curriculum level in an academic year.
Significant progress = Students progressing 1 full National Curriculum level in an academic year.