Isle of Wight Ofsted report

OnTheWight reports on each and every Ofsted report on Isle of Wight schools as soon as it’s published.

Cowes Enterprise College first Special Measures report: Concerns initial improvement plan ‘too rushed’

School chairs:

New interim principal praised, but concerns raised that some timescales for the initial improvement plan might be 'too rushed', limiting their impact.

Tuesday, 23rd April, 2013 4:56pm

By Simon Perry with 7 readers' comments

Medina College’s Ofsted report now live

Medina College’s Ofsted report now live

For those who wish to read the detail of the inspection report, it is embedded below.

Thursday, 18th April, 2013 9:09am

By Sally Perry

Haylands Puddleducks Preschool rated Good by Ofsted

Thumbs up:

Three cheers for all involved at Haylands Puddleducks Preschool as Ofsted award a rating of 'Good' for the preschool.

Friday, 5th April, 2013 10:15am

By Sally Perry

Medina College: Ofsted report says improvement required

Medina College logo

Although the report says that the College needs improvement, it is praised in several areas.

Thursday, 28th March, 2013 11:06am

By Nathan Thomas with 3 readers' comments

Gatten and Lake Primary: Ofsted finds continued improvements

Gatten & Lake school

School builds on their previous positive report.

Tuesday, 26th March, 2013 12:06pm

By Simon Perry with 2 readers' comments

Cowes Enterprise College appoint interim head teacher

Cowes Enterprise College

Interim head teacher who has just taken early retirement from an Academy in Staffs to spend more time with her family, is appointed to Cowes Enterprise College.

Thursday, 21st March, 2013 12:16pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

CEC Trust and Governing Body blame parent complacency on poor results

Cowes Enterprise College

A CEC parent was shocked to read that the Trust and Governing body are citing 'parent complacency' as one of the reasons for poor results at Cowes Enterprise College.

Thursday, 21st March, 2013 11:14am

By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments

Ofsted inspections at Medina and Carisbrooke Colleges this week

Ofsted logo

A further two secondary schools undergo Ofsted inspections this week. The first since they became under the control of the Island Innovation Trust.

Wednesday, 13th March, 2013 4:39pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

Sandown Bay Academy goes into Special Measures (updated to include report)

The widely-held rumour has been confirmed by the Chair of Governors.

Sunday, 3rd March, 2013 6:58am

By Sally Perry with 39 readers' comments

Smart Training improves from ‘Inadequate’ to ‘Good’ say Ofsted

Nearly a year on and the latest Ofsted inspection finds that Smart Training have shown sufficient improvement to be rated up from Inadequate to Good.

Monday, 25th February, 2013 3:04pm

By Sally Perry

Yarmouth Primary Ofsted report rises to Good rating

Hard work by those at the school has led Ofsted to report good improvements.

Friday, 8th February, 2013 9:44am

By Simon Perry with 36 readers' comments

East Newport Children’s Centre praised for exemplary safeguarding work

Well done to all involved for such a great report.

Friday, 1st February, 2013 1:03pm

By IW Council Press Office