Primary schools could have been £67m worse off in 2017/18 as a result of the universal infant free school meals policy.
What we can learn from FFT's KS1 Early Results Service.
Is it real underperformance, or something else? The Datalab team take a look at the issue.
How well do schools’ value added (VA) scores at Key Stage 1 correlate with their value added scores at Key Stage 2? Do schools with high scores on one tend to achieve a high score on the other? Or do schools with low VA scores at KS1 tend to achieve high VA scores at KS2? [...]