Thursday, 26 June 2014


We have been overwhelmed by the response to the news that we have achieved our QiSS Advanced status. Thank you so much for your kind words! See below for just a snapshot of the fantastic comments we have received: 

Following a rigorous external validation process, the CU team were award the Advanced Level of Quality In Study Support. ( QiSS) This is a very prestigious accolade and justly rewards them for all their hard work and innovation, turning the CU offer into a Traded Service, whilst maintaining their positive relationships with schools and learning destinations. More and more schools are subscribing to CU as they see the positive impact on their pupils attainment and progression. - Assistant Director, LLSC, Sheffield City Council

Brilliant – you really deserve the fantastic feedback and Sheffield children are lucky to have you. - Director of Learning, CU Trust

Well done to you all!! No surprise at all to me BUT the culmination of effort, commitment and win-winships!! Congratulations all round! - Chief Executive, CU Trust

This is fantastic. I am familiar with the work of the CU from my last authority. Clearly we have a great team doing great work to support children’s learning and realise their aspirations in Sheffield. Well done team. - Services to Schools Manager, Sheffield City Council

Many congratulations on a brilliant achievement. The Sheffield CU keeps on going from strength to strength! - Carterknowle Junior School

Well done to you all and congratulations on such a wonderful achievement! - University of Sheffield

Congratulations! The team deserves the award for the high standards you have achieved. Well done to all concerned. It has been a privilege to be able to be a Critical Friend to Katie and Helen throughout the process and they deserve special mentions for all the hard work of writing the statements, and re-writing the statements and re-writing the case study and collating all the evidence. You have set the standard very high for others to achieve Advanced QiSS with such a professional approach! My every best wish for future success and the long term sustainability of Sheffield CU. – QiSS Professional Partner & Sheffield CU Critical Friend

Congratulations and well done to you all! Very well deserved. - All at Walkley Primary School.

Brilliant news, well deserved award. –  parent/carer

Well done to you all. You should be really proud of yourselves for the fantastic job you are doing! – Dobcroft Junior School

From strength to strength !!! Very impressive indeed, well done!!! –  Executive Director, Children, Young People and Families, Sheffield City Council

To read the Passport to Learning Case Study that formed part of our QiSS Advanced portfolio and charts the journey of the Passport to Learning and its development here in Sheffield, please visit:

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