Ofsted Report

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Park View has been judged as "Good" overall, with Leadership & Management "Outstanding" in 2013

Key OFSTED findings

  • Leadership and management are outstanding. The inspired Headteacher leads an excellent team and their highly effective work has led to major and sustained improvements since the last inspection.
  • Examination results over the past three years show an upward trend of achievement. Students from different minority ethnic groups achieve well.
  • The overall quality of teaching is typically good and there are some examples of outstanding practice.
  • Students’ attitudes in class are consistently good and often exemplary. There is a positive ethos around the school.
  • Social, moral, spiritual and cultural development is exemplary and enables students to thrive in a supportive, highly cohesive learning community.
  • Students report few instances of bullying. They say when this does occur it is dealt with by the school.
  • A strength of the school is the promotion of literacy skills. This supports good achievement across a range of subjects.
  • Teachers use their very good subject knowledge and information about students to plan well for their individual needs.
  • Working in partnership with schools and local colleges provides opportunities for students to proceed to the next stage of their education, training or employment.

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