Tollbar Academy receives additional funding to support students who joined the Academy below the expected standard in Maths and/or Reading in Year 7.
The Academy will primarily focus the Catch-Up funding to accelerate progress and increase outcomes at the end of Year 7.
The range of provision includes:
In 2018-2019 the Academy will receive an estimated £24,000 of additional funding.
In 2017-2018 the Academy received £24,000.
The impact of this provision for Year 7 in 2017-2018 was that, in English, 80% of students were "on target and better", with 17% "above target". In Maths, on average, over 80% of students were "on target and better", with 11% "above target".
In 2016-2017 the Academy received £24,000.
The impact of this funding was that 78% were “on target” in Maths with 66% making at least expected progress and 6% making exceptional progress. In Reading, 70% of students receiving individual support made more than 6 months' progress in 6 months.