"Students make rapid progress from their various starting points and achieve outstandingly well."
"Students' behaviour around the academy is faultless. Attendance rates are high and punctuality exemplary."
"Students' moral, social and cultural development is promoted exceptionally well. Students' development of self-confidence is well-supported."
"All teachers enjoy strong relationships with their students and this inspires high levels of trust, confidence and commitment. Students are unreservedly proud of their school."
"Attainment in many subjects, especially English, Maths, Science and RE is significantly above national averages."
"Students have a wide range of opportunities to engage in high quality extra-curricular activities, trips and visits."
"The Sixth Form is Outstanding. Students achieve well and make excellent progress. They are ambitious, determined and highly confident young adults."
Year 9 GCSE Textiles students visit the Victoria & Albert Museum 'Fabrib of India' exhibition
Six Ashcroft Food students participated in a Masterclass at South Thames College.
36 students and 4 Staff enjoy the sights, the culture and the November warmth of Morocco
Engineering workshop run by JLR Jaguar Landrover
Year 7 and 8 Stem Club visit to Science Museum to attend a learning and enrichment lecture to deepen understanding of energy use and engineering.
An opportunity to meet informally in small groups with Academy senior staff - focusing on the International Baccalaureate