Ofsted Inspection

Ofsted Inspection

Update: 21 July 2017

Westhaven School had a monitoring visit by Ofsted on the 21st of July 2017. The summary of the inspection is that “Senior leaders and governors are taking effective action to tackle the areas requiring improvement identified at the recent section 5 inspection in order for the school to become good.”

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Westhaven School was inspected by Ofsted on 10-11 May 2016 and the summary of the inspection is that the school “Requires improvement”.

However the report also states:

“The school has the following strengths:

– The morale of staff, parents and pupils is high. Strong, supportive relationships throughout the school enable pupils to feel, and be, safe and secure.

– Pupils’ behaviour is good. Pupils learn how to keep themselves calm and to control their emotions.

– The school’s horticultural nursery is highly effective in providing pupils with work-based skills.

– Older pupils successfully complete a good range of externally accredited courses, including GCSEs.

– Pupils succeed in continuing with education and training or find work with training when they leave school. Some pupils go on to university.”


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