Isle of Wight Ofsted report

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

Sandown Bay Academy: Ofsted Inspector sees improvement (updated)

Shaheen Khan-Jones:

Good news for pupils and parents as several areas of improvement are recognised by Ofsted Inspector since the Academy went into Special Measures.

Wednesday, 22nd May, 2013 12:57pm

By Sally Perry with 11 readers' comments

Hunnyhill Primary School: Ofsted ‘Good’ rating awarded

Hunnyhill Primary School sign

The Ofsted Inspection report is full of praise.

Thursday, 16th May, 2013 1:25pm

By Simon Perry with one comment

Wootton Primary School deemed ‘Inadequate’ by Ofsted


Although Ofsted were able to pick out some strengths, they say the overall effectiveness of the school is 'Inadequate'

Friday, 10th May, 2013 10:26am

By Sally Perry

Carisbrooke CE Primary School is a ‘Good’ School say Ofsted


Report reveals that pupils enjoy going to Carisbrooke Primary and learning. Well done to all involved.

Tuesday, 7th May, 2013 7:53am

By Mark Richards with one comment

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