TLAT continue to strive to ensure excellent learning outcomes for our disadvantaged pupils. Whilst there is still a great deal to do on this front, it is worth noting that there is strong evidence of an improving picture across the Trust. Stand out results from summer 2017 include: 84.6% of disadvantaged passed the phonics screening test in Year 1; 73.8% achieved EXP+ in Reading at end of KS1; 75.4% achieved EXP+ in Reading at end of KS2; 54% attained EXP+ in RWM combined (compared to 38% in 2016) - source Core Stats.
TLAT Future Leaders Programme 2017 Action Research Report – Raising the achievement of academically most able disadvantaged pupils.
Participants in the TLAT Future Leaders Programme recently engaged in action research focused on raising the achievement of academically more able disadvantaged pupils. A compilation of their research findings is available in the report below: