University of Manchester (School Outreach)

Awarded £9568 Grant


A single grant of £545 to:

Support the introduction of Latin at Medlock, Cavendish, and West Didsbury primary schools;

Offer taster sessions in Latin for 150 pupils at Lymm High School and to introduce GCSE Latin for 8 pupils at Key Stage 3;

Offer taster sessions for 200 pupils at New Mills School, Derbyshire and three others (Buxton Community School, St Thomas More Catholic School (Buxton) and Clossopdale Community College with a view to recruiting pupils to learn Latin from September 2016.



Funds will enable the outreach programme to establish Latin clubs in five primary and four secondary schools reaching 960 pupils; establish Latin on the Key Stage 3 and 4 curriculum in participating secondary schools; and train 20 teachers to teach Latin over two years to run a consortium Latin GCSE course for 30 pupils.