Carisbrooke College

Carisbrooke College (formerly Carisbrooke High School) is part of the Island Innovation Trust.

The College was judged Inadequate by Ofsted Inspectors and placed in Special Measures in April 2013. It exited Special Measures in April 2015.

Below are articles mentioning Carisbrooke College.

School staff perform ‘Christmas Spectacular’ as a thank you to students

iwef xmas video - singer outside with inflatable snowman

We could all do with something uplifting to sing along to or put a smile on our faces, so why not check out this video by staff at Isle of Wight Education Federation staff?

Monday, 21st December, 2020 9:59am

By Sally Perry

Student council to plant 600 trees in next five years to reduce carbon footprint

Carisbrooke Copse with new building in the background

The student council wanted to do something to help fight climate change so plan to plant 600 trees over the next five years

Thursday, 15th October, 2020 3:29pm

By Gemma Long with 2 readers' comments

GCSE results: Carisbrooke College and Medina College 2020 results

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The Executive Head says he's confident the Centre Assessed Grades are an accurate reflection of what the students would have achieved under normal circumstances

Thursday, 20th August, 2020 10:40am

By Gemma Long

Over 10 per cent of Isle of Wight children did not get first choice secondary school

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Two schools were over-subscribed for first choice preference and Christ the King College still has 50 empty places

Thursday, 5th March, 2020 5:35pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with one comment

Isle of Wight students given an inspirational insight into careers in film and media

VI Form tour of Universal Studios

The students from Island VI Form took part in three educational programmes at the Orlando-based studios

Tuesday, 25th February, 2020 9:37am

By Gemma Long

Marked improvements at Isle of Wight school say Ofsted inspectors

Exterior of Carisbrooke College

Two of the four categories have been upgraded to 'Good', as the school shows it is making the necessary changes to ensure improvement

Tuesday, 14th January, 2020 9:33am

By Gemma Long with one comment

Isle of Wight’s best and worst performing secondary schools revealed

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Find out how your Isle of Wight secondary school performed in the 2019 Progress 8 scores. OnTheWight has the details

Friday, 25th October, 2019 5:30pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 6 readers' comments

Dramatic nose dive in applications for previously over-subscribed school

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The school once upheld by Conservative councillors as the 'beacon school' for the Isle of Wight has seen a dramatic nose dive in the number of year six pupils naming it for their first choice. OnTheWight has the detail.

Friday, 8th March, 2019 5:55pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Isle of Wight A-level performance tables

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Find out where your Isle of Wight VI Form is positioned in the latest Performance Tables released this week by the Department for Education.

Friday, 25th January, 2019 10:57am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Positive steps forward for secondary school ‘requiring improvement’

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The leadership and teachers have worked hard to help the school become a happier and more cohesive community, with shared higher expectations of what pupils can achieve and how they behave, says the Ofsted inspector.

Friday, 18th January, 2019 11:44am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight GCSEs: See the school comparisons

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Following on from yesterday's report about this year's GCSE results, see the detail of individual schools.

Thursday, 18th October, 2018 1:03pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with one comment

More improvement needed at Isle of Wight secondary school, say Ofsted


Ofsted say the pace of learning in lessons is too slow and that leaders have not made sure that the school has improved quickly enough.

Wednesday, 1st November, 2017 8:47am

By Sally Perry