Year 7 Literacy and Numeracy Catch-up Premium

The government allocates funding for schools to spend on benefitting those students who did not achieve the expected standard (from 2016-17 below a scaled score of 100) in Key Stage 2 English (Reading) and Mathematics tests.

At Haydock High School we are committed to the allocation of this funding in order to secure improved progress and outcomes for our students.

Academic YearAmount Received
2016/2017£8,415

Description of spending 2016/2017

  • Part funding of literacy support from Teaching Assistant allocation. To include handwriting club (5 students currently).
  • Additional staffing to provide additional English and Mathematics every day for students working below the expected standard. To include the teaching of Fresh Start (8 students) and Beat Dyslexia (3 students) for some of these students.
  • Part funding of staffing to support paired reading programme (13 students are currently on this programme).
  • Transition programme from Year 6 to Year 7, including curriculum, increased observation and moderation work.

Impact of spending to date 2016/2017

  • 72.1% of students who arrived below the expected standard in English at the end of Key Stage 2 are making expected or above expected progress. 39.5% of these students are making expected progress and 32.6% are making above expected progress from their starting points.
  • 81.8% of students who arrived below the expected standard in Mathematics at the end of Key Stage 2 are making expected or above expected progress. 12.1% of these are making expected progress and 69.7% are making above expected progress from their starting points.
  • Impact on Reading Ages will be published in April and July.

Description of spending 2015/2016

  • Part funding of literacy support from Teaching Assistant allocation.
  • Transition programme from Year 6 to Year 7, including curriculum, observation and moderation work.
  • Purchase of resources to support literacy.
  • Part funding of staffing to support paired reading programme.

Impact of spending 2015/2016



Haydock
Charter

We care. We support. We achieve.

At Haydock High School our mission is to care for and support
each student so that they fulfil their potential, make outstanding progress and become successful learners, confident individuals and responsible citizens. We will be relentless in developing our skills, and work with our parents, Governors and wider partners to ensure that every student is known, contributes to our community and is
fulfilled in achieving their ambitions.

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curriculum
information

Haydock Curriculum

The pace of curriculum change continues to accelerate, for example introducing a more flexible Key Stage 3. Our constant planning offers confidence for successful delivery and assessment of these areas.

Over the last few years we have been successful in achieving Sportsmark, Investors in People, Artsmark, Careers and Guidance and Healthy Schools accreditation. We were also awarded the accolade of a ‘Get Set’ school in the run-up to the 2012 London Olympics.

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About Us
& Our School

We are proud of our School

We take great pride in serving the needs of our students and are dedicated to each and every one of them making outstanding progress in their time at our school. To this end, we undertake a significant commitment and interest in them as individuals so that we can most effectively meet their specific needs. This care for their achievement means we have the very highest expectations of their attendance, respect for the school and our ethos, behaviour, happiness, fulfilment and academic progress. 

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Community
information

Haydock Leisure Centre

Facilities With a £250,000 refurbishment in 2006, the PE department and Leisure Centre were refurbished to accommodate more people and classes, offering a wide range of activities to students and the wider community. The changing rooms are of a high standard with disabled access, automatic showers and private cubicles. Sports Hall The Sports Hall can accommodate the following: 5 a side football, whole Sports Hall Cricket, whole Sports Hall Badminton, whole or half Sports Hall Keep Fit and much more.

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