Leeds East Academy

Catch-Up Funding

The Catch-Up funding is allocated by the Government for each Year 7 student who did not achieve the expected standard in reading or mathematics at the end of key stage 2 (KS2) scaled score tests.


Leeds East Academy is committed to ensuring that Year 7 students who arrive below national standard in literacy and numeracy are provided with additional support in the classroom and additional interventions outside the classroom. The aims of these additional interventions are to accelerate progress and reduce the gap with other students as quickly as possible, so they can access the Key Stage 3 curriculum and beyond. 

Catch-Up Funding 2016 -17 - Leeds East Academy expect to receive a grant of £21,000.


Additional classes in English and MathematicsThe following intervention strategies are being employed:

  • Reading Groups
  • Nurture Group classes in Maths, English and Science
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Additional, targeted sessions after school for English and Mathematics
  • In lesson support through LSA/HLTA support
  • Breakfast club
  • Homework club

 Catch-Up Funding  2015 - 16 - Leeds East Academy received a grant of £27,000.

 

The following intervention strategies were employed:

  • Additional classes in English and Mathematics
  • Reading Groups
  • Nurture Group classes in Maths, English and Science
  • Small group extraction within English for targeted support
  • Additional, targeted sessions after school for English and Mathematics
  • In lesson support through LSA/HLTA support
  • Breakfast club
  • Homework club

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Catch-Up Funding Plan 2016/17           Catch-Up Funding Review 2015-16