At Victory Heights Primary School, our teachers assess all children and note their particular skills and interests. As well as age-expected achievements in key areas, we use a range of  methods to ensure academic excellence, as follows:

  • We use assessment for learning strategies
  • We make links across the subject-areas
  • We use formative and summative assessments
  • We plan for creative topics
  • We closely track children’s progress
  • We use a variety of teaching tools and methods
  • We document children’s learning and celebrate their achievements
  • We give regular feedback to parents
  • We involve parents in learning through workshops, information sessions and class activities
  • We organize field trips linked to learning
  • We develop children’s skills as well as their knowledge and understanding