This is a Good School

Ofsted says "Pupils achieve well and make good progress"

Teaching is good

"Teachers and TAs work together very well to support pupils' development."

Governance is strong

"Governors understand the strengths and weaknesses of the school"

Pupils achieve well

"They make good progress from their starting points in reading, writing and mathematics"

Pupils' behaviour is good

"They demonstrate high levels of respect and are considerate of each other's needs."

Curriculum design is inspiring

"It is complemented by an extensive range of enrichment activities"

Teaching is good

"Teachers and TAs work together very well to support pupils' development."

Pupils achieve well

"They make good progress from their starting points in reading, writing and mathematics"

Pupils' behaviour is good

"They demonstrate high levels of respect and are considerate of each other's needs."

OFSTED

Here is the summary of key findings for parents and pupils taken from the June 2016 OFSTED Report:

THIS IS A GOOD SCHOOL

“The relentless drive and determination of the headteacher is central to this rapidly improving school.”

“Pupils achieve well and make good progress from their starting points in reading, writing and mathematics.

“Teaching is good.  Teachers and teaching assistants work together very well to support pupils’ development.”

“Pupils’ behaviour in and around the school is good.  They demonstrate high levels of respect and are extremely considerate of each other’s needs.”

“Leadership of the early years is good. Children are well supported, which enables them to make good progress.”

“Pupils develop a strong understanding and appreciation of British values through well-planned activities that relate to current events in the news.”

“The school successfully develops pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development.”

“Improvements in curriculum design is inspiring and motivating pupils to learn well.  It is complemented by an extensive range of enrichment activities to which all pupils have access.”

“The school’s work to keep pupils safe is effective.  Pupils are well cared for and thrive as a result of the support and guidance staff provide.”

“Governance is strong.  Governors have a clear understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of the school.  They provide a good balance of challenge and support to the headteacher.”

“The majority of parents and carers speak positively about the school.  They are confident that their children are receiving a good education and are well looked after.”