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Summer School 2021

Upton-by-Chester Summer School 2021

Unique Reference Number: 111422

St James Avenue

Upton-by-Chester

Chester

CH2 1NN

01244 259800

Summer school Coordinator - Mrs E Bradbury

Contact:  bradburye@uptonhigh.co.uk

Dates of summer school:  

Week one:  19th July 2021 to 23rd July 2021

Week two:  26th July 2021 to 30th July 2021

Number of days:  10

Cohort invited:  Year 6 transitioning to Year 7 for September 2021

Number of learners invited to summer school:  285

Number of learners who attended summer school:   275

Pupil Premium breakdown:

Invited:          233 Non-PP learners       52 PP Learners

Attended:      227 Non-PP learners       48 PP Learners

Daily attendance:

Day   Number of learners

1        83

2        64

3        67

4        63

5        59

6       130

7       137

8       134

9       132

10     130

Total learner days:   999

Timetabled activities:

All learners followed a weekly timetable. Example:

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Our Summer school display - ‘The Sky is the Limit.’

Learners decorated a hot air balloon with their aspirations.

Activity

Details

Aims/Intentions

Transitional activities

Tour of the school

Following a timetable

Being organised

Meeting the teachers

Rules and routines

Expectations

SENCO monitoring and observation

Build confidence

Reduce anxiety

Wellbeing

Smooth transition

Making friends

Building relationships with staff

Organisation

Sports based activities

Rounders tournament

Medical Mavericks sports activities and careers

Wellbeing

Team building

Relationship building

Raising aspirations

Additional subject support




 

Learners took part in the following lessons/activities:

Literacy - Riddles

English - Poetry

Maths - Problem solving

Animal care - School farm

Physical Education - teambuilding

Performing Arts - Dance and Drama

Computing / ICT - chromebooks/homework/email/logins/Google classrooms

Art - Display work

Challenges/competitions

Medical Mavericks - Sport/Science/Medical careers

Learners took part in a blend of academic and enrichment activities.






 

Sports based activities

Physical education

Team building

Medical Mavericks Sports Science

Wellbeing

Teambuilding

Relationship building

Career aspirations

Wellbeing based activities

Transition preparation

Celebrating success

Daily challenges 

SENCO support

Improve wellbeing

Improve confidence

Identify vulnerable learners

Enrichment and Pastoral activities

Transition preparation

Competitions

Daily organisation/equipment checks

Following a timetable

Improve wellbeing

Improve confidence

Reduce anxiety

Raising aspirations -

Medical and Sports Science careers activities.

Art - display work ‘The Sky is the Limit’

Medical Mavericks - medical careers and Sports Science careers

Raise aspirations

Arts based activities

Drama, Dance, Display work

Wellbeing

Expression

Aspirations

Teambuilding

 

Funding and Expenditure: