School ends term on a high

Staff and pupils from Florence Melly Community Primary School in Liverpool are celebrating after confirmation that the school has been judged as outstanding after their latest Ofsted inspection report. Through the guideship of headteacher, Ken Heaton the school has moved from requires improvement to outstanding over a period of four years ...

Carmel College retains its Ofsted Outstanding status!

Carmel College has retained its ‘Outstanding’ status after it was re-inspected by Ofsted at the end of April 2019. The college was graded outstanding when it was previously inspected in 2007. This makes Carmel the only Outstanding Sixth Form College nationally, that has retained its outstanding grade over the last ten ...

A fresh perspective on EIF 2019

At the beginning of 2019, the proposed Education Improvement Framework (EIF) was released for all to see. If you’ve tried to read the changes and thought, “hey wait, what?” or even: “gosh, this is long” – education-software company Angel Solutions have put together a nifty website, so you can see the ...

High flying college

LIPA Sixth Form College (LSFC) has been rated as ‘outstanding’ in all areas by Ofsted, just two-and-a-half years after it opened. The inspection, LSFC’s first, took place over three days at the end of February. It achieved the highest possible rating for effectiveness of leadership and management; quality of teaching, learning ...

Making a difference

Knowsley Lane Primary School in Huyton has completely transformed in just seven terms, going from ‘requirements improvement’ to ‘outstanding’, following their Ofsted inspection carried out recently. Inspectors noted the commitment, clear vision and the relentless efforts of the senior leaders, local advisory body and academy trustees that have made Knowsley Lane ...