QM Schools angle

Just as we model examples for our pupils, we understand that knowing what a QM gold or silver school looks like is just as important to any school thinking about taking part. In this section you will find a selection of full QM case studies as well as a number of shorter articles based around specific examples or areas.

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  • The QM School Angle

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    When Quality Mark assessor Sue Temple visited Episkopi Primary School in Cyprus, she was immediately struck by the history work and displays that appeared throughout the school.  When she asked how this was achieved, subject leader Rebecca Ross introduced her to the schools' history homework take-away menus.  In this article,...

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  • Quality Mark Case Study: Ashton Gate Primary School

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    Ashton Gate is a larger than average-sized primary school in Bristol. The proportion of pupils known to be eligible for free school meals is below average. Those from minority ethnic groups, with English as a second language, eligible for pupil premium and with special educational needs form groups that are...

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  • Quality Mark Case Study: All Saints

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    All Saints Church of England Primary School is situated within the heart of the industrial West Midlands.  The ethnic and cultural diversity of the catchment area is rich and varied.  The socio-economic background is also wide-ranging though predominantly from socially deprived homes.  A small percentage of the school population are...

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  • Celebrating Success: Quality Mark

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    London Fields is a larger than average primary school situated in Hackney, east London. The school was rated Outstanding by Ofsted in 2011 and again in 2015. The school has a challenging context with free school meals, minority ethnic groups and English as an Additional Language all far in excess...

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  • Quality Mark Case Study: Knowsley Junior School

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    Thoughts on the QM Process Knowsley Junior School Hi, my name is Liz Oliver and I have led the Quality Mark Process for Knowsley Junior School. We were delighted to be visited and awarded a QM Gold Award. You can find a selection of materials from our portfolio plus our...

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  • Quality Mark Case Study: Sketchley Hill Primary

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    Quality Mark Evaluation - Sketchley Hill Primary School The Experience Before setting out on the Quality Mark project, we felt that history already had a high-profile throughout the school. As a subject leader I was lucky that the staff and pupils were enthusiastic about all things historical. The opportunity to...

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  • Quality Mark Case Study: Summercourt Academy

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    Summercourt Academy - Quality Mark Reflection When Jonathan asked, ‘Why did I take part?' it really made me consider my initial reasons. I hadn't considered where this experience would take me. I often looked at the HA website for ideas.  When I saw the pilot I read the HA audit...

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