Year 7 literacy and numeracy catch-up premium

The literacy and numeracy catch-up premium gives state-funded schools, including special schools and alternative provision settings, additional funding to support year 7 pupils who did not achieve the expected standard in reading or maths at the end of key stage 2 (KS2).

Details can be found here for the year 7 literacy and numeracy catch-up premium funding for the 2019 to 2020 academic year.

Final payments of the Year 7 catch-up premium were made in relation to the 2019 to 2020 academic year, and the 2020 to 2021 academic year report below shows how this funding was used.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) catch-up premium

In June 2020 the government announced £1 billion of funding to support children and young people to catch up on missed learning caused by coronavirus (COVID19). This is especially important for the most vulnerable pupils and pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds who we know have been most affected.

Read further information on the coronavirus (COVID-19) catch-up premium.

The report below also contains details of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) catch-up premium including how it is intended that the grant will be spent and how the effect of this expenditure on the educational attainment of those pupils at the school will be assessed.


Year 7 literacy & numeracy and COVID catch-up premium