Monitoring SEND pupils' progress
All children’s progress, including those children or young people with special educational need, is tracked using the school’s assessment tracking system.
Pupils are assessed regularly using teacher marking, observations and questioning as well as more formal assessments such as curriculum tests and standardised test. In Birmingham we also have access to the Birmingham Language and Literacy and Maths toolkits which support assessment when a child or young person is making small steps of progress.
In addition for children or young people with special educational needs we also set individual targets that are regularly reviewed. This helps the school to monitor how well interventions are working. The progress each child is making is discussed at pupil progress meetings with the class teacher, Head Teacher or Deputy Head teacher and SENCo.