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“It is quite a significant programme.” She says recognising and clamping down on poor attendance is directly related to higher attainment.
Pupils’ performance is tracked and monitored to allow an early intervention if a problem is found.
Last year Whitehill trebled the percentage of pupils achieving five Highers from 3.6 per cent to 11 per cent. Ms Swan, who has been at the school for two years now, said: "We were absolutely delighted with that.
"Ambition and success are part of the new school values we developed in conjunction with staff and pupils and everyone buys into that." Ms Swan used her PEF money to invest in a Principal Teacher of Raising Attainment who closely monitors individual pupils and plans interventions and supports.
By CATRIONA STEWART and ALAN FERGUSON GLASGOW has transformed its exam achievements over the past 10 years with head teachers using innovative ways to raise attainment.
Sarcasm drenched my voice but that was usually the case when I entered my math class.The demographic of the school, which has 750 pupils, has changed in recent years to include more children from deprived backgrounds.Pupils and teachers came up with a new motto for King's Park - Believe Achieve.You can make a complaint by using the ‘report this post’ link .We may then apply our discretion under the user terms to amend or delete comments.