Who are Ofsted and what do they do?
Ofsted is the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. They report directly to Parliament and are an independent and impartial body. Ofsted inspect and regulate services which care for children and young people, and those providing education and skills for learners of all ages.
Every week, Ofsted inspectors carry out hundreds of inspections and regulatory visits throughout England, and publish the results on their website. They work with providers which are not yet good to promote their improvement, monitoring their progress and sharing with them the best practice they find.
OUTSTANDING- Ofsted March 2017
We are absolutely delighted to inform you that the report from our recent Oftsed inspection is now available and that Knowl Hill CE Academy was graded an ‘Outstanding School’ in March 2017. Ofsted judge overall effectiveness within five key areas: effectiveness of leadership and management; quality of teaching, learning and assessment; personal development, welfare and behaviour; outcomes for pupils and Early Years provision and we are so pleased to have been awarded an outstanding grade in each of these key areas. Please find the full Ofsted Report attached.
We are obviously delighted with the result of this inspection and so proud of all of our pupils, staff, governors and parents who work so effectively together to make our school such an amazing place to be.
Thank you for all of your support during the inspection. We hope you are as proud of this result as we are!