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Literacy & Numeracy Catch Up Funding


The literacy and numeracy catch-up premium gives schools additional funding to support Year 7 pupils who did not achieve at least level 4 in reading and/or maths at the end of key stage 2 (KS2).

All state-funded schools with year 7 pupils receive this funding, including special schools.

At Highfield School, we assess the individual literacy and numeracy needs of each of the pupils who come to Highfield in Year 7. The catch-up premium allocated for 2014/15 is £10,000 and we have used the funding as follows: