Our latest Ofsted report can be downloaded from this page, you can also access this information on the Ofsted website from Monday 16th January 2023.
Highlights from our latest Ofsted Monitoring Visit held on Tuesday 8th and Wednesday 9th November 2022 include:
Our latest Ofsted inspection has judged that we are GOOD in all areas.
Please see below some main findings of the report:
'Thomas Becket Catholic School is a welcoming school community.'
'The school is inclusive.'
'Pupils can be themselves.'
Leadership and Management
'Thomas Becket Catholic School is improving fast.'
'Leaders are committed to the pupils in this school.'
'They have worked with determination to improve the school rapidly.'
'Leaders are tenacious in securing the help pupils need.'
Quality of Education
'Leaders are ambitious for pupils, including pupils with SEND/disabilities.'
'Subject leaders have thought carefully about what they want pupils to learn.'
'The provision for pupils with SEND is strong.'
'Reading is important in this school. Pupils who need help to improve their reading get effective support.'
Behaviour and Attitudes
'Leaders have high expectations about how pupils behave and treat others. They communicate their expectations clearly.'
'Staff reward pupils for doing the right thing.'
'Through the curriculum, assemblies, visits and discussions, pupils develop character and confidence.'
'Students make meaningful contributions to their school and wider community.'
'Teachers in the sixth form are expert in their subjects.'
'Leaders have made sure that the range of academic and vocational courses matches pupils’ needs.'
'Students learn to be independent and organised.'
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