Life after RAISE for Primary Schools

What you will learn

One of the most practical and relevant training sessions I have attended as a headteacher.

Fiona Lawson-Ross (Headteacher), Long Marston CE Primary School

With the RAISEonline Replacement Service now being released, we aim to continue to provide consultancy and support to enable effective use of Analysis Performance Service APS.

This powerful one-day course offers you the opportunity to gain outstanding guidance and support to use the RAISEonline Replacement Service effectively to improve school performance.

Focus, throughout this course, will be applied (directed towards) to navigating, interpreting and evaluating the data provided to gain the highest possible value form the data.

By attending this course you will learn how to:
• Effectively navigate the Brand New RAISEonline Replacement Service named Analyse School Performance (ASP) Service
• Interpret and analyse the data within the new ASP Service
• Gain an insight to how Ofsted could view your data
• Create an SEF Report with support from our consultant expert knowledge using all the information learnt throughout the day

Who should attend

This training course is beneficial for;

• Head Teachers
• Deputy Head Teachers
• Senior Management Teams
• Data Managers
• Subject Leaders
• Gifted and Talented Leaders
• Class teachers
• Governors


This conference will support you to become a Good/Outstanding school, well prepared for OFSTED by exploring and examining:

• The NEW changes and developments with the replacement service
• Analyse your school progress across the school and pupil groups
• How to utilise the data provided ASP to identify strengths, weaknesses, under-performance and analyse next step actions and school improvement priorities
• How to use data and the Inspection Dashboard to improve standards and drive school improvement
• Effective ways to utilise data to identify, support, monitor and track progress to enable early intervention across year groups
• Ways to demonstrate positive impact of your school improvement actions
• Ways to generate overviews of pupil attainment and progress by subject, pupil group and year group analysis
• Help you to ensure your school interventions have great, positive impact on all pupils and pupil groups in your school
• Have an understanding of what Ofsted will be viewing and how they will consider it

Agenda for Primary Schools

  • Registration and refreshments

    • Introduction to the New Service

    • • How to Navigate New RAISEonline Replacement Service
      • Analysing Data by Pupil Groups
      • How to Landing Page

      • Access Levels

      • • Secure Access Approver
        • Local Authorities, MAT’s and Diocese access

      • Progress 8

      • • Pupil groups
        • Scatter plot

      • Attainment 8

      • • Pupil group
        • Achieving A*-C Inc English and maths
        • Achieving English Baccalaureate
        • Entering English Baccalaureate
        • In education or employment after completing Key Stage 4
        • Disadvantaged Pupils

      • Ofsted

      • • Ofsted updates and the Inspection Dashboard
        • How Ofsted will be viewing your data
        • Considering your data from an inspectors perspective

      • School development plans

      • • Identifying whether plans and priorities have been met
        • How to use new RAISEonline Replacement service to write SEF
        • Analysing Strengths and Weaknesses.

      • Questions and answers

Agenda for Secondary Schools

  • FULL DAY COURSE (9am to 4pm)


  • Inspection Dashboard Overview

  • Understanding your Inspection Dashboard Strengths and Weaknesses

  • Interpretation and Analysis of your Inspection Dashboard

  • Progress

  • Expected, More than Expected progress & Closing the Gaps by Prior Attainment
    Value Added by Pupil Groups

  • Attainment

  • Average Point Scores by Pupil Groups
    Threshold Measures

  • Absence / Exclusions

  • Context

  • Prior Attainment
    Pupil Groups

  • New OFSTED arrangements - September 2015

  • Preparing School Improvement Action Plan & Next Steps


  • Attainment 8 (1.5 hours)

    Introduction to Attainment 8
    Where we are now in RAISEonline. Current headline measures and in 2016
    New Average Point Score Calculations and New ‘Best 8’ measure

    How to calculate pupil Attainment 8
    How to calculate School Attainment 8 from pupils’ scores?
    GCSE grade changes (Maths, English 2017 – rest 2018), and how grades converted to points in 2017 and beyond

    Progress 8 (1.5 hours)

    Introduction to Progress 8
    How Progress 8 is calculated from Attainment 8
    Using Progress 8 pupil ready reckoner and examples of calculating pupil Progress 8
    Calculation of school Progress 8 from School ready reckoner
    Confidence Intervals
    Progress 8 and OFSTED – RAISEonline and Performance Tables 2016 and beyond


*This date is for Primary Schools. All training dates listed below will have separate Primary and Secondary training at different rooms. In London, the training date is different for each phase.

** This date is for Secondary Schools. All training dates listed below will have separate Primary and Secondary training at different rooms. In London, the training date is different for each phase.

Course Fee at Training Locations

Consultancy & Training Per Delegate Fee Free Telephone
Consultancy Support
Half Day £199** / £249* 6 Months
Full Day £249** / £349* 12 Months

* When you book for one delegate.
All prices are excluded from VAT.

** When you book for two or more colleagues, price is reduced by £100 for a full day course for each delegate. Colleagues may be from other schools. The cost for a full day's training is £249 per delegate if you book two or more colleagues instead of £349 per delegate. The cost for a half day's training is £199 per delegate if you book two or more colleagues instead of £249 per delegate. All prices are excluding VAT.

Consultancy & Training Course Fee at Your School

For any in-house enquiries, please contact us on 0844 504 5812.

Cluster of Schools

Many schools request a whole day training, combining RAISEonline Interactive training in the morning with FISCHER FAMILY TRUST training or one of our other RAISEonline Training Courses in the afternoon (view our electronic brochure for details of FFT Training and other RAISEonline Training courses

Combining RAISEonline Training with the NEW RAISEonline Governor Training Course is also an excellent combination supporting schools Nationally to ensure school Governing Bodies understand their school RAISEonline Summary Report, fulfil their Leadership and Management responsibilities and support School Evaluation and Improvement.

Alternatively contact us by telephone/email to speak to one of our Senior School Improvement Consultants to discuss your schools needs and options and request a Personalised School Improvement Training package.

About Us

We have been delivering school data consultancy and training to schools across England since 2006, specialising in RAISEonline and Fischer Family Trust.

The course will provide you with the valuable knowledge and tools to comprehensively understand and analysis of all key information contained within the Replacement Service to identify areas that require improvement.

Consultancy & Training

KS1-2 Life after RAISE

Data Story Course
KS4 Life After RAISE
KS5 Inspection Dashboard
School Improvement Consultancy & Training
Data Interpretation Training for Governors
SEN Consultancy and Training
Gifted and Talented Consultancy and Training
Analysis of your Inspection Dashboard Report
Leadership and Management Consultancy and Training


ASSET for Primary Schools
ASSET for Secondary Schools


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