Pupils’ social, moral, spiritual and cultural development is effective.
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.
Students make good progress because of the typically strong standard of teaching.
Students’ outcomes are good. A significant proportion of students typically attain the highest grades, including at A* to B, at A Level.
Students benefit from an education which enables them to move on to further success when they leave.