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.

Marked improvements at Isle of Wight school say Ofsted inspectors

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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

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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

New Executive Headteacher for Carisbrooke and Medina Colleges

Matthew Parr-Burman

Following the departure of Peter Shaw, Island Innovation Trust announce a new Executive Headteacher who will be joining in January 2018 as well as an interim Executive Headteacher.

Wednesday, 6th September, 2017 12:52pm

By Lesley Franklin

Carisbrooke and Medina Colleges: GCSE results for 2017

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It's Executive head teacher, Peter Shaw's, my last GCSE results day in the UK. He tells OnTheWight he's very proud to leave the learning community on such a positive note.

Thursday, 24th August, 2017 11:39am

By Peter Shaw

Ex-Carisbrooke High pupil directing current Coronation Street

Suri Krishnamma

Suri Krishnamma grew up on the Isle of Wight and has gone to directing BAFTA nominated films, TV programmes and short films. He's the latest director on popular TV soap, Coronation Street.

Tuesday, 21st March, 2017 4:33pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

‘Effective action’ to improve is being taken at College, says Ofsted

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Well done to all involved in ensuring that the College continues to move towards becoming a 'Good' school.

Thursday, 16th February, 2017 9:16am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Christ the King College pupils win ‘Create & Cook Competition’ regional final

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Congratulations to Nadia Robertson and Kirsty Sciver and best of luck to them when they take part in the ‘Create & Cook Competition’ finals next month.

Friday, 20th May, 2016 3:45pm

By Victoria Dunford