School improvement plan: primary

Download our annotated school improvement plan (SIP) to help you develop yours and decide what to include and why. See examples of SIPs from other primary schools, including short and long-term plans.

Last reviewed on 1 October 2021
School types: All · School phases: Primary
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  1. Download our annotated SIP
  2. See examples from schools
  3. Find more support for your SIP

Download our annotated SIP

We created this annotated school improvement plan (SIP) with Tiffany Beck of Millennium Primary School. 

You'll find:

  • Extracts from the school’s SIP with comments on what has been included and why
  • Tips for writing your own SIP

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See examples from schools

Completed SIP using our 2019 Ofsted framework template

Marsden Community Primary School: SIP based on the 2019 Ofsted framework

Short-term SIP

  • Woodlands Park Primary School in Devon has a SIP for 2021/22 covering the 4 Ofsted judgements
  • Newbold Church of England Primary School in Derbyshire has a SIP for 2021/22 with priorities grouped under its school ethos of 'nurture, cherish, succeed'

Bigland Green Primary School in Tower Hamlets has a 4-year