Primary Science Quality Mark is a primary science school improvement programme that raises the standard of teaching and learning in primary science through improving the practice of the science subject leader.


  • To raise the profile of science in primary schools.
  • To provide schools with a framework and professional support for developing science leadership, teaching and learning.
  • To celebrate excellence in primary science.
  • To work with existing and facilitate new networks across the UK and wider to provide local support for primary science.
  • To assemble and make accessible to the wider science education community a rich data base of current practice in primary science
"How amazing it is to know that my work has changed the passions and learning in science of so many young people. Nothing beats that."
Science Subject Leader, June 2021