Year 7 Catch-up Premium

The literacy and numeracy catch-up premium gives schools additional funding to support year 7 pupils who did not achieve at least level 4 in reading and/or mathematics at the end of key stage 2 (KS2- Primary School).

All state-funded schools with year 7 pupils receive this funding, including:

  • local-authority-maintained schools
  • academies
  • free schools
  • local-authority-maintained special schools
  • special academies
  • special free schools
  • pupil referral units (PRUs)
  • alternative provision (AP) academies
  • AP free schools