Great Wyrley Academy, Hall Lane, Great Wyrley, WS6 6LQ
Part of Windsor Academy Trust

Covid-19 Catch Up Premium 2020-21 website information


COVID-19 Catch Up Premium 2020/21

Website Information

Our ‘Emerging Stronger’ response to COVID-19 has been carefully and extensively planned. A key part of this response has been the creation of a detailed and focused ‘Accelerated Learning’ plan. The plan sets out our strategies to ensure that the COVID-19 interruption does not impact on students reaching their academic and personal potential. In the table below you can see a streamlined summary of our accelerated learning plan.

How will the grant be spent?

How will we assess the impact of the grant on educational attainment?

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This has included the following investment: Google Enterprise Education G-Suite, staff devices, student devices, staff training, content development (e.g. Digital Hub), safety software and a range of equipment (e.g. charging and storage solution)








●        Key assessment tasks (end of each              cycle


●        Nationally standardised assessments            (GL, No More Marking)


●        Internal KS4 examinations





Out of hours learning opportunities programme


Summer, Saturday, half term and Easter schools. Focused learning activities and enrichment in all year groups

National Tutoring Programme


Use of the National Tutor Programme with our Partner Connex Education. Students are receiving additional English and Mathematics tutoring

Period 7 sessions for Year 10 and Year 11 students


Additional lesson running from 3:10pm – 4:00pm, Monday to Thursday. Focused on small group interventions and allowing supervised study to take place.

Pet Xi support for Year 11 students


One to one, small group tuition and intervention programmes taking place with national recognised provider