Teaching Teams - Literacy

Orrets Meadow Specialist Teaching Team Literacy


There are, at present,9 teachers within the OMS Outreach Literacy Team. This team supports the learning of children with literacy difficulties / Spld on an individual basis in Mainstream schools. Assessments are completed and are used to create baseline information on which to set individual targets and form the basis of teaching programmes.  Currently 37 schools buy into the OMS Literacy Service. Please refer to list of schools below.

Barnston Primary              

Bidston Avenue

Bidston Village

The Birkenhead School 

Black Horse Hill Juniors

Brackenwood Juniors


Devonshire Park 


Great Meols



Higher Bebington Primary

Holy Spirit







Our Lady of Pity 

Oxton St. Saviour's

Park Primary

Prenton Primary

Raeburn Primary

Rock Ferry Primary

St. Alban’s

St. Andrew's Bebington

St. Bridget's

St. John's Juniors

St Joseph's Birkenhead

St. Peter's Noctorum

St. Werburgh's

Stanton Road

Well Lane


Woodchurch Road




Strategies will include; multi-sensory activities, structured phonic teaching, games, lots of revision and over-learning as well as reinforcement work for home study.

Our services include:

  • Individual teaching in literacy and numeracy.
  • Mentoring of teaching assistants.
  • support for SENCos.
  • Inset on a variety of aspects of SEN.   e.g. dyslexia friendy strategies, dyscalculia, spelling, reading, multi-sensory strategies.

Average pupil progress data collected for the past academic year indicate the following:

  • 87% of pupils made one year or more of progress in their Reading Age.
  • Average improvement in Reading Age was 2 years and 1 month.
  • Average improvement in Spelling Age is 14 months. 

This is a traded service. For further details about Orrets Meadow Outreach Specialist Services

Please contact;

ANN ELLIOTT Head of Outreach

Orrets Meadow School.

 Telephone 0151 678 8070