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Pupil Premium Data in SIMS.net
Running: On 22 February 2018 from 13:15 to 16:00
Spaces Available: There are 8 places available.
Location: NPW Training Room 5
Course Organiser: Christopher Fagan
Fees: SLA Non-subscriber Fee: £105
SLA Standard Level Subscriber Fee: £0
SLA Comprehensive Level Subscriber Fee: £0
Required Documents: The latest version of the Pupil Premium Guidance is always available via the NPW website (Census section). This will be available electronically. However, If you prefer to work with a hard copy you are advised to print this off from the NPW website and bring it with you to the training session.

Aimed at:

Staff with responsibility for updating and maintaining pupil premium data in SIMS.net. In addition, SLT staff, or those with responsability for Pupil Premium, may find the course useful to get an overview of the functionality available in SIMS.net to monitor the performance of this vulnerable group.

Course Outline:

The course will cover all the routines for downloading and importing pupil premium data in SIMS.net for the 17/18 financial year, before considering how this data can be used to track the performance of this group of pupils.

The Course consists of:

  • Discussion about the use and meaning of the Pupil Premium indicator
  • Downloading Pupil Premium data from the DFE
  • Importing Pupil Premium data into SIMS.net
  • Managing changes to this data
  • Using Pupil Premium data in Assessment Manager & Attendance
  • Using Pupil Premium data in SIMS Discover

Knowledge Required:

Some Knowledge of core SIMS.net functionality & Assessment would be useful.

Additional Information:


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