Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors

Pupil Premium: Closing the Education Attainment Gap

Monday, 15th December, 2014

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Attainment in primary schools has risen in every subject and disadvantaged pupils continue to close the gap on their peers – figures for primary tests out today show. The results for more than half a million 11-year-olds show the percentage achieving the expected level in reading, writing and maths has risen to 79 per cent. […]