The Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) and the Wellcome Trust are jointly funding a trial to evaluate the impact of the PSQM on pupil outcomes. The trial is being run in twenty areas of England only.

The selected areas are:

Further eligibility criteria are as follows:

  • The school cannot have received a PSQM award in the last 3 years. Schools which received Primary Science Quality Marks in 2017 or 2018 are not eligible.
  • The school must be a state primary, junior or all-through school. Infant or first schools, private schools, special schools, PRUs or middle schools are not eligible.
  • The school must have at least one Year 5 class with 15 or more children. Mixed year 5/6 or any other combination are not eligible.

If you have any further questions please contact PSQM on 01707 281034 or register your interest here.