What is Aimhigher Plus?
Aimhigher Plus is part of the National Collaborative Outreach Programme (NCOP) designed to support the government’s objectives of doubling the proportion of disadvantaged young people entering higher education by 2020.
Aimhigher Plus has been awarded £9 million to operate the programme until December 2020 and is 1 of the 29 NCOP consortia nationwide.
Who is AimHigher plus for?
AimHigher plus is for students in year 9 to year 13 who live in specific postcode areas. We can work with schools and colleges to help identify students who you think will benefit from support designed to improve academic attainment as access to higher education.
Why should my school get involved?
Getting involved with Aimhigher plus will support your school to:
- Meet your responsibilities of providing careers guidance
- Improve the Progress 8 and Attainment 8 outcomes of disadvantaged students
- Improve KS4 and KS5 destinations