"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."
A lovely warm afternoon, green grass to relax on, first class entertainment, appreciative audience – a perfect end to Arts Week.
Our Gifted and Talented Drama students staged a delightful excerpt from Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. It was really charming and a pleasure to be in the audience.
This group of GCSE Drama students have come a long way since they began their course last September. Their performances to an invited student audience were very professional and well acted.