OFSTED Reports

OFSTED Reports

Beaumont was inspected by OFSTED in March 2014 and the school was judged to be outstanding in all areas.  Below are some direct quotes from the inspection report:

General

  • Students receive an outstanding education at Beaumont School that prepares them extremely well for their future.
  • The school provides a broad and balanced range of subjects throughout all key stages, including an appropriate balance between academic and work-related subjects in Years 10 to 13.
  • Students make outstanding progress and their attainment, including that of the most able students, in gaining five or more A* to C grades including English and mathematics is much better than in other schools nationally.
  • Students supported by pupil-premium funding achieve better than is typically found nationally.
  • There are high levels of support for spiritual, moral, social and cultural aspects of learning.
  • Students receive excellent impartial advice, information and careers guidance throughout their time at the school.

 

Teaching & Learning

  • Teachers have excellent subject knowledge and demonstrate a passion and love for their subject.
  • Teachers plan exciting, challenging lessons that stretch students’ thinking.

 

School Ethos

  • Students are very respectful towards each other and their teachers.
  • The behaviour and attitudes of students is exemplary in and out of the classroom.
  • Students unreservedly said they enjoyed all their lessons and felt all subjects gave them the chance to succeed and prepare them for the next steps in their education.
  • Students respect their teachers. Relationships are strong.
  • Students said they are taught well.
  • Students arrive at lessons punctually confirming that they enjoy school life.

 

Leadership & Management

  • The Headteacher, Leadership Team and the Governors have a relentless focus on raising achievement for all students in the school.

 

Sixth Form

  • Achievement in the Sixth Form is outstanding.
  • Teaching in the Sixth Form is outstanding.
  • Leadership of the Sixth Form is outstanding.
  • Students make outstanding progress which means they leave Year 13 with standards well above average.

 

To read the full report, please click here.