Why Attendance Matters

Why Attendance Matters

We’re getting ready to launch our latest project, Attendance Matters. The Open Data Project for Schools has been working with schools around the country over the past 18 months to develop ways of using the attendance data they already record for more than just...
SixIntoSeven next steps

SixIntoSeven next steps

SixIntoSeven has been helping schools around the UK to communicate Year 6 to Year 7 pupil progress information in 2020 in lieu of KS2 SATs. Over 17,000 pupil data points have been added and shared, and hundreds of schools have taken part in the project. Many schools...
Focus on Attendance

Focus on Attendance

The Open Data Project for Schools continues with support for schools on attendance from September 2020 In recent months, the ASCL-led Open Data Project for Schools has been supporting Year 6 to Year 7 transition via the online tool SixIntoSeven. Looking ahead to...

Primaries linking with secondaries

Don’t forget to link with secondary schools to allow them to access your pupil data We are ready for primary schools to electronically sign data sharing (or participation) agreements with each of the secondary schools that they are working with. These agreements...
It’s not too late to join SixIntoSeven

It’s not too late to join SixIntoSeven

Tiffnie Harris has been at the forefront of the development of SixIntoSeven and is passionate about ensuring primary to secondary transition is as positive as it can be this year. We talked to Tiffnie about why it’s not too late for schools to complete this process, and the opportunities that a proactive transition will offer to pupils in these challenging times for schools.