Wightwick Hall School

A Business & Enterprise College

Developing Life Skills through Ethical Business Education

Tinacre Hill, Compton,
Wolverhampton, WV6 8DA
Tel: 01902 761889 or 761658
Fax: 01902 765080
Email:
enquiries@wightwickhall.staffs.sch.uk

Year 7 Catch-Up Funding 2017-2018

National Context

The DfE provides additional funding to schools for each year 7 student who has not achieved a level 4 in Reading and/or Mathematics at Key Stage 2.

The school received £5,500 during 2017-2018 for Year 7 Catch-Up Funding. There were 11 Year 7 students at the start of the year.

Additional age-appropriate reading books were purchased and used with Year 7 students. Students were targeted within reading and received high staff/ student ratio.

Reading: Students were baselined using NARA (Neale Analysis of Reading Ability)

Curriculum resource tools/programmes were purchased and subscribed to provide in order to support the studentsí needs.

Within English 73% of students made good progress, meeting or exceeding their aspirational target

Within Maths 82% of students made good progress, meeting or exceeding their aspirational target.