Ipswich Academy received £17 952  in year 7 catch-up premium for the period September 2017 to end August 2018. Spending allocations are shown below, together with a brief overview of impact on educational attainment. Further details are available on request.

Amount/on whatImpact
£10800 to provide staffing and resources to develop reading and writing through Read Write Inc programme, Fresh Start (phonics) to allow pupils to access their learning across the curriculum.All 16 pupils who accessed the Fresh Start programme in September 2017 can now read and are accessing mainstream English lessons.  14 of the 16 had completed the programme by February 2018.
£2300 for one to one or small group literacy and numeracy intervention before/after schoolInternal assessments have shown that year 7 catch-up premium pupils have made good progress in English and mathematics, particularly in problem-solving assessments .
£4300 to provide resources and training in Maths Mastery to develop pupils’ problem solving skillsInternal assessments have shown that year 7 catch-up premium pupils have made good progress in mathematics, particularly in problem-solving assessments .
Last updated August 29, 2019