Ofsted and Performance

Following Ofsted's inspection of Outwood Academy Freeston on Wed 12 Oct 2022, we were rated as Requires Improvement.

"Outwood Academy Freeston is a school where leaders continually seek to improve."

Ofsted, 2022

"OGAT has ensured that the school benefits from stable and effective leadership. The curriculum is a strength of the school. This is because leaders have developed an ambitious curriculum with high aspirations for all pupils, including those with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND). "

Ofsted, 2022

"Leaders have worked closely with the Normanton Freeston Foundation to strengthen the links between the school and the local community. "

Ofsted, 2022

"Teachers have secure subject knowledge and receive high-quality professional development. This means that teachers make appropriate choices about how to deliver the curriculum. "

Ofsted, 2022

"Pupils with SEND are supported well. Teachers are given clear guidance on how to meet pupils’ needs. "

Ofsted, 2022

"Leaders have an ambitious vision for the school. They are well supported by the Trust "

Ofsted, 2022

Key Stage 4 Performance Data

Progress 8 score-0.11
Attainment 8 score39.6
Grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSEs40%
Entering EBacc35%
EBacc average point score3.59
Staying in education or entering employment87%
Covid-19 Recovery Adaptation

Given the uneven impact of the pandemic on school and college performance data, the government has said you should not make direct comparisons between the performance data for one school or college and another, or to data from previous years.

Ofsted Parent View - Give Ofsted your view on your child's school

Parent View

Parent View gives you the chance to tell Ofsted what you think about your child's academy.

Parent View asks for your opinion on 12 aspects, from the quality of teaching, to dealing with bullying and poor behaviour. Ofsted will use the information you provide when making decisions about which schools to inspect, and when.

By sharing your views, you'll be helping us to improve. You will also be able to see what other parents have said about us.