Ofsted

Our school was last inspected by Ofsted in November 2016. We were very pleased that the overall inspection judgment was that Blowers Green is an outstanding school.

  • Overall Effectiveness = outstanding
  • Effectiveness of Leadership and Management - outstanding
  • Quality of Teaching, Learning and Assessment = outstanding
  • Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare = outstanding
  • Outcomes for Pupils = outstanding
  • Early Years provision = outstanding

Some of the comments from the report include:

  • Parents and pupils are highly satisfied with what the school has to offer.
  • The learning environment at Blowers Green is inspirational.
  • The progress that pupils make, from often very low starting points, is exceptional. Staff know pupils’ needs on an individual basis and provide support to help them flourish in their learning.
  • Staff feel that they have a full stake in the school. Leaders make staff feel valued and cared for. Staff are therefore highly committed and strive to constantly improve all that they do.
  • Provision for pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development is outstanding.
  • Pupils are very proud of their school. They are excellent ambassadors. Enthusiasm for school permeates every year group.
  • Inspectors observed pupils demonstrating a sense of enjoyment and fascination in learning from the early years through to Year 6.
  • Children get off to a very strong start in the early years. Teaching is highly effective and encourages children to be immersed in what they are doing and make rapid gains in their learning.
  • Children love being in the Nursery and Reception classes’ Pupils are kept safe and are well cared for.
  • The school’s safeguarding is underpinned by exceptional relationships.
  • Staff and pupils know each other well.

The full report can be read below:

Parent View

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