My visit into school today was really positive. The progress in maths was clearly evident, so good to see the focus on understanding. I like the approach to curriculum development which is continually evolving. Staff and students were working hard and there was obvious enjoyment in the learning.
Wow what a busy start to term and what an exciting time to be a Governor. It began with me joining Miss Dawson and the Leadership Team to write the School Development Plan. We discussed the areas on which the whole school will focus in order to make learning as effective as possible for our … Continue reading 24.9.2019 Lesley Lyon
It was a privilege to attend a Governors’ training and development session during the morning of Saturday 21st September. We worked together to plan for the coming year, ensuring that all we do supports the development and improvement of the school. As a new governor, I was warmly welcomed and was overwhelmed by the commitment … Continue reading 21.9.19 Sue Blakeway
This morning, my fellow governors and I took part in a session to plan for the Ofsted inspection which is due in the next few months, and to prepare for the changes to the Ofsted framework.
As part of Governor Monitoring Week, I visited Year 6 to see how the pupils I interviewed earlier this term were actually doing in class. What I witnessed was astonishing. It was a geography lesson in which the pupils were reading maps and drawing conclusions about the land from their discussions. The whole class was … Continue reading 25.6.19 Lesley Lyon