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Ofsted - Outstanding January 2015

“I am delighted to inform you that our school has been awarded the highest Ofsted grade of “outstanding” after our inspection in January 2015. Please find in the “Our School” section of this website a full copy of the report. Not only have we been awarded the outstanding grade but have been judged as being outstanding in all areas which is, of course, even more pleasing. The grade reflects the very high standards the whole of “Team Loxley” have at Loxley Primary School: staff, parents, governors and pupils. We will continue to “aim high together” so Loxley continues to improve but remains the very special place it is today.”

Quotes from Ofsted Inspection Report 2015:

 “Staff instil a passion for learning and pride in achievement in their pupils.”

 “Pupils of all abilities make excellent progress in reading, writing, mathematics and many other subjects throughout school.”

 “Pupils have extremely positive attitudes to learning. They move quickly and efficiently to their tasks and work extremely well with others. They work very hard and often produce an exceptional quantity of well-presented work. When they assess and mark their own work, they do so with care and integrity. They take their many roles, such as sports leaders and school councillors, seriously and provide constructive support to each other.Pupils behave responsibly towards others. They are very sure that everyone is friendly and happy to be together. Excellent relationships are well established. Parents and staff confirm the pupils' views.”

“The rich curriculum promotes pupils' spiritual, moral, social and cultural development extremely well. An excellent range of sporting and creative activities develop pupils' physical and emotional well-being and additional funding for sport is used very well. The school is further extending all-year-round opportunities for outdoor learning and adventure.”

 “There is an imaginative and continuous pursuit of high standards in every aspect of the school's work that has been sustained since the previous inspection. There is an outstanding environment for learning which promotes the pursuit of excellence in pupils' academic and personal achievement.”

“The quality of teaching is outstanding. Teachers and teaching assistants have an excellent understanding of pupils' learning needs. They make outstanding use of marking and feedback to help pupils improve their own work.”







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