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Our Lady and St. Patrick's Catholic Primary School Part of the Stella Maris Catholic Federation

How does our school know if children need extra help?

We know when a pupil needs help if:


· Concerns are raised by parents/carers, external agencies, teachers, the pupil’s previous school or the pupil themselves, regarding concerns relating to inadequate levels of progress or inclusion.


· Screening, such as that completed on entry or as a result of a concern being raised, indicates gap in knowledge and/or skills.


· Whole school tracking of attainment outcomes indicates lack of expected rate of progress.


· Observation of the pupil indicates that they have additional needs