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Isle of Wight education
OnTheWight is widely-acknowledged as the best place to find out about education on the Isle of Wight.
Whether it be the latest Ofsted inspection report, GCSE and A-Level results; pupils’ achievements; or educational trips, this is the place to find up-to-date, reliable information.
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Today's meeting heard how leaders from the Isle of Wight and Ofsted can work together on educational improvement for the Island.
Thursday, 15th September, 2016 3:58pm
By IW Council Press Office with 57 readers' comments
Ahead of the rumoured visit by the interim head of Ofsted this week, Labour repeat their calls for the creation of a taskforce – featuring education experts, teachers, governors and parents - to carry out a detailed study as to why education attainments lags behind the mainland in many areas.
Tuesday, 13th September, 2016 10:19am
By Ed Gouge with 21 readers' comments
Ofsted say this Isle of Wight primary school is taking effective action towards the removal of special measures.
Thursday, 8th September, 2016 2:30pm
By Sally Perry with one comment
Following last week's GCSE results day, academies and colleges around the Isle of Wight will be sharing a more detail breakdown of attainment. This article will be updated throughout the day.
Tuesday, 30th August, 2016 9:16am
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments
Initial reports suggest that schools on the Isle of Wight appear to compare favourably with national averages and in some cases, have improved significantly – against the national trend of a decline in results.
Friday, 26th August, 2016 11:12am
By IW Council Press Office with 24 readers' comments
OnTheWight will update you throughout the day with Isle of Wight GCSE results as they come in from the various schools.
Thursday, 25th August, 2016 6:44am
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments
Less than a month after referring to the Isle of Wight as a ghetto with a mass of crime and inbreeding, the chair of Ofsted has resigned from his post.
Tuesday, 23rd August, 2016 11:11am
By Sally Perry with 44 readers' comments