Date approved by Governors: March 2019

Person Responsible: Headteacher

Date: March 2019


We aim to ensure that Catcote Academy is a friendly and secure place, with a stimulating and rewarding environment. We want every student to make as much progress as possible. We aim to offer enriching experiences and a broad, balanced and personalised curriculum, using a range of strategies and approaches appropriate to individual needs and learning styles.


In some cases it may be necessary to charge for the following activities:

(a)   Residential visits

(b)   Activities wholly or mainly outside school hours (‘optional extras’)

(c)    Individual tuition in the playing of a musical instrument.

(d)   Re-sits for public examinations where no further preparation has been provided by the Academy

(e)   Costs of non-prescribed examinations and preparations for such examinations outside Academy areas

(f)     Any other education, transport or examination fee unless charges are specifically prohibited

(g)    Deliberate damage to the school building or resources