Year 7 Catchup

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).
Funding
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.