Year 7 Literacy and Numeracy

2014/15 financial breakdown is provided below.

Funding (received annually in one lump sum during Spring Term)
2013/14 balance b/fwd £32,708
2014/15 funding £28,000
Total £60,708

 

Funding (received annually in one lump sum during Spring Term)
English & Maths Support Assistants £24,561
Learning Resources Officer (part) £7,305
Accelerated Reader resource £4,895
Total £36,761

 

Balance c/fwd to 2015/16 £23,947

 

Further funding is expected in Spring 2016. Plans for use in 2015/16 are as follows:

Staffing  £26,190
English Support Assistant
HLTA Maths (part)
Learning Resources officer (part)

 

Resources £8,000
Accelerated Reader
Sound Training

 

Details of how we intend to spend our Numeracy allocation:

  • Maths mastery training for all teacher
  • Purchasing more Maths Mastery manipulatives
  • Buying in Maths Mastery scheme of work
  • Being provided with Maths Mastery support

Details of spending of our previous years Numeracy allocation:

  • Funding for a Maths TA – 2014-2015
  • Purchasing Maths Mastery manipulatives
  • Making Maths Mastery resources
  • Buying in Maths Mastery scheme of work
  • Being provided with Maths Mastery support

How it made a difference to students who attracted the funding:

  • Over 50% of students were on or above their target grade
  • Maths Mastery approach made all students more resilient
  • Teachers have become more confident and observations were consistently good or outstanding for the whole department