Released alongside the new primary national curriculum, this is an A4 paperback version of the Department for Educations statutory guidance on performance (P scale) attainment targets for pupils with special educational needs (SEN).
This statutory guidance is for: governing bodies, teachers, headteachers, local authorities.
It applies to: maintained schools, local authorities, academies and free schools, non-maintained special schools.
This document supplements the national curriculum by specifying performance attainment targets (P scales) and performance descriptors for pupils aged 5 to 16 with special educational needs (SEN) who cannot access the national curriculum.
A detailed guide about using the P scales is also available from the DfE.