HEAD’s priDE At OfstED prAisE
Ofsted inspectors praised staff at a city primary school for ensuring youngsters get a good education. Nene Valley Primary School was graded as good in the latest inspection.
Theinspectors praised the leadership team at the Sugar Way school in a letter to head teacher Stuart Mansell, and said: “You and your deputy headteacherworkwelltogethertoensurethatpupilsreceive a strong education through a well-designed curriculum.
“You continue to maintain your clear vision to develop eachchild’s full potential, personally and academically.”
In the report, the inspectors also praised pupils’ behaviour and attitude to lessons.
Mr Mansell said he was proud of the report, and added: “It’s incredible how well the inspectors recognised the real strengths of the school in just one day. A short inspection doesn’t give them time to see all of the fantastic things we do, but they clearly appreciatedthe‘exemplaryconduct’ of the children and the excellent standardstheyachieveby the timetheyleave the school.
“Most importantly, they agreed with the comment fromoneparentthat‘It is clear that the school really values each and every child they are caring for’.
“We couldn’t be more proud.”
Sophie Reid, Katie Yule, Talaal Zubair, James Law, Emily Hurst and Alisha Robinson celebrating their OFSTED result at Nene Valley Primary School with head teacher Stuart Mansell