Year groups: 

This outreach is for students in years 8-10 only.

Which schools/colleges?

It is available for six schools* across our regions. These schools are:

  • Carterton Community College
  • Kingsdown School
  • The Commonweal School
  • Oakbank School
  • The Mandeville School
  • Sir Herbert Leon Academy

What is on offer?

A series of six one-hour workshops addressing non-academic barriers to attainment (evidence informed). These workshops include:

  • Comprehension strategies
  • Metacognition
  • Oracy
  • Critical thinking
  • Academic self-efficacy
  • Revision skills (delivered by MADE training)

In addition to the above workshops, the programme also provides:

  • Small group mentoring
    • Fully funded university campus visits to our four university partners; University of Oxford, Oxford Brookes University, University of Reading and Buckinghamshire New University. These visits will be focused on raising attainment for students.

*An additional programme focusing on literacy and oracy is being delivered in Lawn Manor School in Swindon in collaboration with Villiers Park.

How to book?

In order to facilitate attainment raising in your school please speak to your link Access and Outreach Officer. See here for details of each staff member.