Home Page

Play, Learn and Grow Together


RCSIG - Regional Consortia Support Improvement Grant 2020-21

This  action plan focuses on raising standards for all, reducing the attainment gap, and delivering an education system that is a source of pride and public confidence, which are our overarching aspirations for education in Wales.


Objective Outputs:

  • Foundation Phase support staff classroom and intervention structure
  • Classroom based intervention and focused groups sessions
  • Provision of ongoing assessment strategies to monitor progress of all pupils
  • Provision of effective Literacy strategies such as guided reading, handwriting, phonics, Rapid Reading and Speech Link.
  • Provision of effective Numeracy strategies such as Numicon, Dienes, focused groups, challenges, reasoning and Missions tasks.
  • Encouraging independence, creativity and self directed learning, through the Foundation Phase ethos and our Challenge approach to planning, allowing for the pupils to have a voice.
  • Enabling pupils to use ICT/DCF skills effectively across the curriculum and areas of learning.
  • Providing rich practical learning opportunities both inside and in the outdoors as appropriate.
  • Teaching assistants deployed effectively to support all learners.


Outcomes & Impact

  • Improve provision and attainment for learners in the Foundation Phase in Key and Wider skills.
  • Maintain staffing ratios in Foundation Phase to be in order to provide optimum levels of support for pupils in the Foundation Phase.
  • Provide and deliver effective learning through play and group learning activities.
  • Improved standards in Literacy, Numeracy and PSD, Wellbeing & Creative Development across the phase.
  • Increased pupil voice within the planning process resulting in improved pupil independence and self directed learning.
  • Increased rich learning opportunities provided in both the indoors and outdoors.
  • Teaching assistants deployed effectively impacting on learning progress.


Input Resources:

6.5 x Full Time TA Cost = £101,600

RCSIG Funding = £101,567

School Funded = £43

Home Page

Play, Learn and Grow Together

Termly Attendance
  • Whole School 92.9
  • Nursery 82.8
  • Reception 91.1
  • Year 1 95.2
  • Year 2 93.8
  • Year 3 96.5
  • Year 4 91.9
  • Year 5 91.9
  • Year 6 95.9
House Points
  • Glyndwr 6,449
  • Llewellyn 5,349
  • Caradog 6,392