Langdon Academy

Langdon Academy: An all through education for ages 3-16

Executive Principal
Dr Dayo Olukoshi OBE
Peter Whittle

Year 7 Catch-up Premium

Year 7 Catch-up Premium Grant Report: 2016-17

The Department for Education has allocated £500 per pupil for the number of year 7 pupils who did not achieve at least a level 4 in reading and/or mathematics at Key Stage 2. This is based on Key Stage 2 data and the autumn school census.

• In 2016-17 the allocation of funds for this purpose to LangdonAcademy is £22,000 (44 students)

In 2016-17 these monies are being used to fund:

• A reading intervention programme: Accelerated Reader

• Small group intensive support on ‘reading for meaning'

• 1:1 LSA support and intervention with literacy and numeracy throughout the curriculum

• The purchase of texts and resources for small, specifically focused classes in English and Mathematics (extra time given across the curriculum)

• 1:1 reading mentors

• Ninja Numeracy 

• CPD / Twilight training working with nurture groups