Following the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent closure of schools, the government issued an amount of catch-up funding to all schools to support with closing gaps in learning. The amount of funding allocated is based on pupil numbers and is paid over two financial years.
At Meadow Green Primary School we are receiving:
At Meadow Green Primary School, when deciding how to allocate and spend our money we have considered our pupils and what strategies have worked in the past. We have also used the government recommended, 'COVID-19 Support Guide for Schools' published by the Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) to identify the best strategies, based on long term research, that will enable us to achieve the most positive outcomes.
You will notice that the support and interventions identified within this catch up plan involve the school utilising and redirecting some of its existing funding resources in addition to the covid catch up funding amount listed above to enable all children to catch up where necessary.