This is a Good School

Ofsted says "Pupils are highly engaged and enjoy learning"

Teaching is good

"Teachers are expert in the subjects they teach."

Governance is strong

"Adults share an in depth understanding of the latest safeguarding risks that pupils may face."

Pupils achieve well

"Provision for children in the early years is particularly strong."

Pupils' behaviour is good

"Behaviour in lessons is excellent. Children are kind."

Teaching is good

"Assessment is used well. There is a huge array of activities on offer."

Curriculum design is inspiring

"The curriculum is coherent and well sequenced."

Pupils achieve well

"Leaders and staff are united in their ambition for pupils to succeed."

Pupils' behaviour is good

"The high-quality relationships between staff and pupils contribute to a positive learning culture."

OFSTED

Here is the summary of key findings for parents and pupils taken from the June 2021 OFSTED Report: 

THIS IS A GOOD SCHOOL

“Behaviour in lessons is excellent. Pupils are attentive and always try their best. “

“Leaders and staff are united in their ambition for pupils to succeed.”

“Professional development opportunities are used well and teachers are expert in the subjects they teach.”

“Provision for children in the early years is particularly strong. Pupils are set firmly on the path to success.”

“Pupils have positive attitudes and great care is afforded to pupils’ wellbeing.”

“This is a school that is determined to get the best out of every pupil.”

“Assessment is used well to identify where pupils have gaps in their learning.”

“Pupils with SEND make good use of hands-on resources to support their learning, keeping pace with their peers.”

“There is a huge array of activities on offer. Pupils make the most of clubs; their attendance is high, and everyone takes part in something that appeals.”

“Parents carers and pupils overwhelmingly agree that Leighterton is a safe school.”

Paper copies of all documents are available free of charge from the school.

School Finances

School finances can be viewed here…

https://schools-financial-benchmarking

Schools are required to publish the number of employees that have a gross annual salary of £100,000.  There are no staff at Leighterton Primary School with a salary of that level.