Ofsted

  • Ofsted (Office for Standards in Education) is a non-ministerial government department established under the Education (Schools) Act 1992 to take responsibility for the inspection of all schools in England. Its role also includes the inspection of local education authorities, teacher training institutions and youth work. For more information about Ofsted, visit the website at www.ofsted.gov.uk

    Speen C Of E School Ofsted 2015 Report Highlights

     

    • “The behaviour and safety of pupils are outstanding. Pupils come to school eager to learn. They participate very well in the wide range of activities provided.”
    • “The school’s work to keep pupils safe and secure is outstanding. Rigorous and robust attention is paid to safeguarding matters. The headteacher and staff take every possible measure to ensure that all pupils are well cared for, safe and protected. “
    • “Records of incidents, discussions with pupils and parents’ responses indicate that there is no bullying in the school. Pupils demonstrate a very clear understanding of bullying and the different forms it can take, including persistent name-calling and cyber bullying.”
    • “An experienced and established headteacher conveys ambition and high expectations for the school. The headteacher and staff work well together to ensure that pupils are well taught and that interesting activities are provided so that they can achieve well.”
    • “Considerable attention is given to the care and safety of pupils. Safeguarding in the school is highly effective and meets requirements. Pupils are safe at school and well looked after. Leaders and staff establish strong relationships with pupils and ensure that they are very well behaved.”
    • “ The school provides a broad and interesting range of subjects which promote good achievement for pupils and contribute to their outstanding personal development.”
    • “The Early Years provision is well led and managed by an enthusiastic leader where a wide range of exciting indoor and outdoor learning activities are planned and provided.”