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The James Hornsby School

The Trust’s core aim is to ensure that we enhance the life chances of all the young people within the Trust to enable them to fulfil their potential and achieve the best possible outcomes.

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Ofsted Report

Ofsted Report

Summary of key findings for parents and pupils

2021

We are delighted that Ofsted recognised the excellent work we are doing.  In particular, the report reflects our family ethos, the high expectations we have, and the opportunities we offer. The full report is below.

The report outlines many strengths, and some of the key highlights are as follows:

  • Pupils feel part of the James Hornsby 'family'
  • Positive relationships between pupils and staff contribute to pupils feeling safe and happy
  • Bullying is dealt with effectively
  • Pupils behave well
  • The school is calm and orderly
  • Leaders have designed a curriculum that helps prepare pupils for life
  • Teachers have strong subject knowledge
  • Pupils make strong progress in most subjects
  • Pupils leave school well prepared for future learning or employment
  • Leaders are ambitious for pupils with special educational needs/ disabilities 
  • Teachers ensure learning for pupils with SEND is appropriately challenging
  • Leaders' promotion of pupils' personal development is a strength 
  • Pupils feel safe. They are confident that staff will act on any concerns promptly
  • Staff share leaders' vision for the school and have high aspirations for pupils' achievement

 

Please see the Ofsted Parent View for more information