Northside Primary School


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School Improvement

Each year the leadership team writes the School Improvement Plan. This highlights our areas for development and makes sure that we keep focused on continually improving. Please read below our priorities for 2019-2020.


Quality of Education

· To develop our curriculum so that it builds on the skills and knowledge of the previous year groups and includes Brilliant Beginnings, Marvellous Middles and Excellent Endings.

· To make sure all subjects are given equal value and children learn well in all lessons.

· To use Purple pen effectively in all lessons.

· To develop writing in Early Years so we are in line with other schools in Barnet.

· To develop reading and writing in Year 2 is in line with other schools in Barnet.

· To make sure some children achieve greater depth in writing in all year groups.

· To encourage all parents to play an active part in the Northside Community.


Behaviour and Attitudes

· To embed Growth Mindset skills across the school.


Personal Development

· To embed Pupil Leadership roles within the school.

· To become a silver Rights Respecting School

· To increase the amount of children being active in extra-curricular clubs.


Leadership and Management

· To develop further the Governing Body’s role in the school.

· To make sure all staff are receiving training to develop them further.

· To make sure all staff have a good work /life balance.




Child Friendly School Improvement Plan