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School Improvement


As a school we are committed to engaging in a cycle of continuous school improvement in order to embed our vision and values and in so doing, maximise the outcomes for our children.

A number of essential elements feature within our improvement cycle including;

  • School Evaluation Form (SEF)
  • School Improvement Plan & Partner (SIP)
  • Ofsted Report
  • Local & National Government Initiatives
  • Board of Governors
  • Annual Appraisal Cycle
  • Professional Development
  • Stakeholder Feedback
  • Quality Assurance Monitoring Systems


School Improvement Partner

Since our last inspection we have been fortunate to work with two School Improvement Partners. 

Gill Robinson OBE 2014 - 2018

Gill Robinson is CEO of the Interaction and Communication Academy Trust, a National Leader of Education and Vice Chair of the Teaching Schools Council.

Lesley Bowyer 2018 - present

Lesley Bowyer is the Senior School Effectiveness Officer for Calderdale, an OFSTED Inspector and former Headteacher.

Lesley monitors school performance and provides strategic challenge and support for the Board of Governors and Senior Leadership Team through ongoing professional dialogue, regular visits to the school and leading Headteacher Appraisal.