Grant Expenditure

Grant Expenditure

All grant expenditure is designed to support specific areas of the school’s work against local, regional, and national priorities

How our grants are spent

At Corpus Christi Catholic High School, our plans for grant allocations from Welsh Government are integrated into our School Improvement Plan (SIP). For the period 2021-22 our over-arching priorities are linked to:

Catholic ethos and care, support and guidance

Quality of learning and teaching

Achievement and standards

Well-being and inclusion

Developing staff

Covid recovery


Our PDG is spent in the following ways for 2021/22

  • Curriculum design and implementation, including a programme of professional development to raise standards and improve outcomes
  • High quality teaching resources and interventions to raise attainment with a key focus on literacy, as well as numeracy and digital competency
  • Measures to support wellbeing, boost motivation and improve attendance
  • Delivery of the THRIVE programme
  • School chaplaincy
  • Resourcing the Well-being and Inclusion Hub
  • Supporting the implementation of the ALNET through staff training and development
  • School counsellor
  • Enrichment and alternative provision opportunities
  • Breakfast club for FSM pupils

Accelerated Learning Programme Grant

The Accelerated Learning Programme Grant (ALP) is designed to support improving outcomes and provision for students who have been particularly affected by time missed in school due to the coronavirus.

In 2021-22 our ALP is spent on:

  • An accelerated learning programme to support academic progress in every year group through small group learning with a designated progress recovery lead
  • Additional teaching days for subject specialists to work with identified pupils, with a particular focus on students in examination years.