Coronavirus Catch Up Premium Funding

The government has given schools Coronavirus Catch Up Premium Funding to support pupils who have fallen behind in the pandemic. There are two broad aims for catch up at Corrie Primary School: the mental health needs of the pupils are met and supported by the school and that accelerated progress is made for all children.

Full details of the DFE funding can be found here.

We are required to publish on our website the following information in relation to the funding:

How it is intended that the grant will be spent?

  • Learning mentor support to support nurturing of children to re-engage them back into school.
  • 1:1 or small group tuition programmes to support children’s educational re-integration into school.

How the effect of this expenditure on the educational attainment of those pupils at the school will be assessed?

  • Attainment tests.
  • Data analysis.
  • In class formative assessments.
  • Incidents analysed on Cpoms and through Assertive Mentoring to establish positive impacts on children in terms of their wellbeing and mental health.