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13:37 PM - 19 Jan 2020

Retweetd From CaldicotPTFA

What would be the one thing you would like us to do in 2020? Please tell us https://t.co/WdtkSyuZYF

08:56 AM - 18 Jan 2020

Retweetd From Caldicot School PE

Congratulations Ben!! Being selected for the U20s is a fantastic achievement https://t.co/thE7c7c4Jk

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19:41 PM - 17 Jan 2020

Excellent work and ideas in our five Student Council Committee meetings over the past few days https://t.co/TCqkjQH1cX

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09:46 AM - 17 Jan 2020

Well done to our Year 10 students who are the First Lego League 2019-20 City Shaper Regional Champions! Off to the Nationals in Bristol next https://t.co/8kxbMKrxip

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09:44 AM - 17 Jan 2020

Retweetd From Caldicot Mathematics

Congratulations Y11! Our successful mathematicians https://t.co/uRyzhWQwWQ

23:09 PM - 16 Jan 2020

Retweetd From Caldicot Mathematics

Huge congratulations to all in year 11 who received their GCSE maths or numeracy results today. Some truly super outcomes and very well deserved. Onwards now now for the second exam in the summer. Let’s smash it a second time! 💪💪💪

18:27 PM - 16 Jan 2020

Retweetd From Marc Belli

Congratulations to our amazing Year 11 and students who collected mathematics results this morning. So many students achieving outstanding grades. For those not there yet... a bespoke programme of support will be in place from early next week

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20:14 PM - 15 Jan 2020

Retweetd From Marc Belli

Wishing all students who have sat November entries and . We will be here to support you over the next few months to achieve your full potential https://t.co/wmnfHww8Bm

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16:02 PM - 10 Jan 2020

Retweetd From CaldicotPTFA

Our next PTFA meeting will be on Monday 20th January at 6.30pm in Caldicot School. Everyone welcome. Help plan our year https://t.co/F8AwU6rW2E

10:27 AM - 10 Jan 2020

We are looking for a talented teacher of mathematics to join our existing team in September 2020. For more details follow the link https://t.co/CNtxwbO9x2

PDG Expenditure

The Pupil Development Grant (PDG) is designed to support improving outcomes and provision for students eligible for free school meals (eFSM) and looked after children (LAC). The PDG is intended to help overcome this additional barrier which prevent learners from disadvantaged backgrounds achieving their full potential. 

How our grant is spent

At Caldicot School, our plan for using the PDG allocation from Welsh Government is integrated into our school improvement plan (SIP). Our four overarching priorities (2019 - 2021) linked to

  • Learning and Teaching;
  • Environment and Culture;
  • Achievement and Standards; and
  • Developing Staff and Others.

The total number of students on school roll for September 2019 is 1,315. The school’s eFSM population is around 10%. The three year average for eFSM is 9.7%

The total allocation of PDG to this school is £112,700. The school undertakes the following activities in order to support pupils facing the challenges of poverty and deprivation

  • Bespoke Skills based courses;
  • Literacy programme;
  • Numeracy programme;
  • Monitoring & tracking of students (and provide bespoke intervention activities);
  • Bespoke learning experiences designed to engage;
  • Strategies to support the monitoring and tracking of eFSM students

The school’s PDG and EIG Plans are scrutinised by the Governing Body, supported by advice from the EAS and monitored by the Local Authority and Challenge Adviser EAS.