Ofsted and theDepartment for Education

Ofsted DfE

Please find, in the Downloads section below, a link to our very positive recent Ofsted Report (June 2019). 

‘I know that our students, staff, parents and governors all feel that this uplifting report accurately captures our strong school improvement trajectory.  We will certainly not rest on our laurels and we will focus now on becoming a truly great school’ 

Dr Ingate, Principal

Ofsted - Good Provider

KS4 Results 2017/18

Aspect School National Average
Progress 8 0.00 0.00
Attainment 8 49.1 44.3
Grade 5+ in English and Maths 50% 39.9%
Entering the English Baccalaureate 21% 35.1%
Achieving the English Baccalaureate 15%
Staying in Education or Training following Key Stage 4 * 2016 92% 94%

COVID-19 has disrupted the provision of this information. This table will be updated as soon as we have the 2019-20 data.


  • the school’s progress 8 score
  • the school’s attainment 8 score
  • the percentage of pupils who’ve achieved a strong pass (grade 5 or above) in English and maths at the end of KS4
  • the percentage of pupils entering for the English Baccalaureate (EBacc). To enter the EBacc, pupils must take up to 8 GCSEs or equivalents, across the 5 subject ‘pillars’ of English language and English literature, maths, sciences, a language and history or geography
  • the percentage of pupils who’ve achieved the English Baccalaureate. In 2017, this was the percentage of pupils achieving the EBacc, so pupils who got a grade 5 or above in English and maths, and a grade C or above in the science, humanities and language pillars of the EBacc. In 2018, the EBacc attainment measure will change to an average point score (EBacc APS), showing pupils’ point scores across the 5 pillars of the EBacc
  • percentage of students staying in education or employment after key stage 4 (destinations)