These students have the capacity to be far better than "OK" given the right support. However, without the right support, there is a risk they can fall behind and lose confidence altogether.
Intermediate students need year 10 English tutoring that is specifically designed to help them move to the next level. That is exactly what our program at Kinetic Education offers. Our English tutors work with each child individually, to help them master the material and become confident, proficient readers and writers.