Students’ outcomes are good. A significant proportion of students typically attain the highest grades, including at A* to B, at A Level.
Students make good progress because of the typically strong standard of teaching.
Leaders’ plans to support the pastoral transition of pupils from primary school are thorough. Year 7 pupils with whom Inspectors spoke were positive about the school.
Pupils’ social, moral, spiritual and cultural development is effective.
The support for pupils with an education, health and care (EHC) plan is matched to their specific requirements. Consequently, these pupils typically make good progress and move on to next steps in education and employment.