On Thursday lunchtime 39 pupils turned up to take part in the netball challenge in the New Sports Hall. Each pupil had three goes at scoring and the event started well with David Gibbons of Moore House nonchalantly scoring three hoops before going off to buy his lunch. It was great to see members...Lire le reste la discussion
A 'good' Ofsted report
Parents and pupils will already know that the school was visited by a team of Ofsted inspectors on the 15th and 16th January. At last we are now able to release the full final report to everyone and enjoy the recognition that it gives.
Even though Ofsted teams are now following a new tougher inspection regime, the visiting inspectors were clear that Lydiard Park Academy is a 'good school' in every sense, saying that 'pupils make good progress' and that 'the school is a safe, harmonious place where ambition and drive are valued and rewarded.'
The inspection team were very thorough and tough to please, making their final verdict all the more satisfying. They were also clear in their verbal feedback that the school has improved significantly since becoming an Academy, and also stated that opening a sixth form was exactly what the school now needed to be able to drive ambition and achievement even further forwards.
The new full report can be accessed via this link.
Lydiard Park Academy
Upcoming Key Dates
- Thursday 3rd April - Parents Consultation Day
- Friday 4th April - End of Term 4 (3:00pm)