COVID Catch Up

In June, the Government announced a £1 billion of funding to support children and young people to catch up.   Further guidance has now been released and can be viewed at . Schools allocations are calculated on a per pupil basis, providing each mainstream school with a total of £80 for each pupil in Reception through to Year 6.

This means Stanford Junior and Infant School will be in receipt of £17,600 (200 x £80) this year to help support our pupils.  Schools have the flexibility to spend their funding in the best way for their cohort and circumstances. To support schools to make the best use of this funding, the Education Endowment Foundation has published a support guide for schools with evidence-based approaches to catch up for all pupils. We have considered this when planning our approach for the use of this funding.

Barrier to getting pupils back on track:

At Stanford Junior and Infant School, this money will be used in order to provide:

There are two broad aims for “catch up” at Stanford Junior and Infant School:

Catch Up at Stanford Junior and Infant School is

For all children

 (For some children)

Review as necessary