St. Gregory's Catholic High School is fully committed to ensuring all pupils fulfil their true potential.  To support them in their learning journey from Y7 to Y11, we provide a range of packages offering guidance, advice and support.

Literacy Co-ordinator

Miss Herridge

Numeracy Co-ordinator

Mr Scott (Maternity Cover)
SENCO Miss Salisbury

Paired Mathematics

A structured course that builds on basic mathematical skills, delivered with the assistance of Y10 student coaches.

Tuesdays 8.30 a.m. - 9.05 a.m. Mrs Holman and Mr Johnson F3 and F5 7 Invitation Only
Friday 8.30 a.m. - 9.05 a.m. Mrs Holman and Mr Johnson F3 8 Invitation Only



Wednesday and Thursday 8.15 a.m. - 8.45 a.m. Mr Johnson F16 7s4/7g3 Drop in Session

Literacy Intervention

Staff involved in the delivery of Literacy Intervention along with English teachers are:

Mrs Herridge  Literacy Coordinator
Mrs Huckerby Literacy support
Mrs Mason LRC Manager

Accelerated Reader Scheme is offered to selected pupils to encourage regular reading and develop a love of reading.


A specific reading programme is also offered to identified pupils in  Y7 and  Y8.


All Y7 pupils follow a Literacy Scheme of Work  in the LRC.



Reading Advocates

Reading Advocates is a paired reading scheme that runs during registration lead by Miss Herridge. It allows Year 9 Reading Advocates to work in a leadership role to support Year 7 and 8 pupils with their reading. 


Specific Year 7 and 8 pupils are invited to attend one session a week and work with a specific Year 9 advocate who supports their reading and understanding.  They will support and challenge pupils in their choice of books and also aim promote regular reading for pleasure.