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Pupil Premium

The following headline information below identifies the success of our GCSE results for Pupil Premium students in 2020:

Pupil Premium GCSE Outcomes 2020

Overall Progress 8 for PP students  

-0.06

11 students

UCC PP Boys Progress 8 for PP students

-0.30

5 students

UCC PP Girls Progress 8 for PP students

+0.13

6 students

% of UCC PP students achieving 5+ Grades 4-9 GCSE

55%

% of UCC PP students achieving Grades 4-9 in English

91%

% of UCC PP students achieving Grades 4-9 in Maths

64%

% attendance for UCC PP students

92% (95% for all UCC students)

Pupil Premium Strategy 2019+

The Education Committee of the UCC governing body monitors the progress the school are making with supporting pupil premium students. The Pupil Premium 3 Year Strategic Plan is reviewed termly by senior leaders and governors support and challenge the SLT to ensure the funding received for these students is invested appropriately and has a positive impact. The Pupil Premium 3 Year Strategic Plan can be found below.

2019-20 Pupil Premium funding expenditure: 

In 2019-20 UCC received £105,000 which was invested in support for students who qualified for pupil premium funding. The strategies implemented throughout 2019-20 included:

  • one to one mentoring through the three Personal Development Coaches
  • small group and 1:1 specialist English and Maths tuition
  • specialist support through our Inclusion Department
  • appropriate vocational provision
  • financial support for Enrichment opportunities
  • financial support for ‘hardship’ issues e.g. educational resources
  • additional careers advice