16-19 Tuition Fund

16-19 Tuition Fund

Autumn Term 2020

The 16-19 Tuition Fund will be used to support the learning of 92 students who are attending the Sixth Form at Weatherhead High School. These students did not achieve a grade 5 or above in English and/or maths. 

The school has received £12,701.

The funding will be used in the following way:

  • To provide 15 hours of GCSE English tuition using the Tutor Trust for 6 students studying Level 3 courses who did not secure a grade 4 in GCSE English Language in 2020.

  • To provide 15 hours of GCSE Maths tuition using the Tutor Trust for 32 students studying Level 3 courses who did not secure a grade 4 in GCSE Maths in 2020.

  • To provide 15 hours of GCSE English tuition using the Tutor Trust for 6 students studying Level 2 courses who did not secure a grade 4 in GCSE English Language in 2020.

  • To provide 15 hours of GCSE Maths tuition using the Tutor Trust for 14 students studying Level 2 courses who did not secure a grade 4 in GCSE Maths in 2020.

  • Appointment of new Sixth Form Teaching Assistant:

    • Provides study support, study skills and attendance support for disadvantaged students studying Level 2 courses (14 students).

    • Provides study and attendance support for 32 students low prior attaining students studying Level 3 courses. 

    • Provides study support to 44 students who achieved a grade 4 in GCSE Maths and/or English. 

    • Delivers the ASDAN course to one student in Year 12.