Hamstead Hall School

Awarded £3351 Grant

At Hamstead Hall School 45% of students are entitled to Pupil Premium funding and 55% do not have English as their first language. The school started an after school Latin class in September 2014 attracting 15 pupils from year 8. Three annual grants of £3,351 (total £10,055) will support the introduction of GCSE Latin and a new Key Stage 3 group. The longer term aim is to establish Latin GCSE as part of the school curriculum reaching around 60 pupils per year. In Years 2 and 3 the school plans to introduce Latin to Grestone Academy, a primary school in the Hamstead Hall Academy Trust, offering Latin to a further 60 plus pupils.